The Next Novena: A Persistent Saint

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Every saint we ask for intercessory prayers is a persistent saint. They’re in Heaven with the Lord, and they desire for us all to be there too.

This next saint we’re calling on is especially known for being a persistent intercessor, and she also desired for those closest to her to reach Heaven someday… 

It’s St. Monica! We’ll start praying the St. Monica Novena on Wednesday, August 18th.

St. Monica prayed for her son’s conversion for more than 15 years. She wept and prayed constantly with faith and hope in God. 

What was the result of all those years of prayer? 

One of the great saints in the history of the Church: her son, St. Augustine! 

That’s why Saint Monica is known for her intercession for those who have fallen away from the faith!

It’s also why we recommend that you pray this novena with the intentions that you’ve been praying for the longest — St. Monica is the perfect intercessor for those intentions!

In addition, Saint Monica is also the patron saint of alcoholics, married women, mothers, wives, and difficult marriages. 

We hope you will join us in praying this novena!

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And you can share your prayer intentions with us all in the comments below.

We’re looking forward to praying with you and for you! 

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  1. Thank you St Monica for praying for my children
    Please help my son in getting an internship for his program and keep him always true to the faith.
    Thank you for all your intercession.
    I’m praying for everyone on this blog too. I love praymorenovenas.

  2. Dear Jesus: Please bless our middle son w/good job w/good people. Please bless him that he will make better choices in life, and that he will find a nice Christian lady friend. Please bless our oldest son and S that they will be successful/happy in their jobs, that their faith will grow, and they will treat each other w/love & respect. Please bless our daughter/son in-law that they too will be happy/successful in their jobs. Thank you for blessing us w/first grandchild. May they all be healthy, and their faith will increase. Please bless my marriage that it too will grow in faith/love. That we are happy/successful in our jobs. Please help us to become better Christians, that all our health will be good, and that our faith will increase daily. Thank you so much for our family. Thank you for all that you have blessed us with. Amen