Texas Bishop Asks Catholics to Pray 31-Day St. Joseph Novena for United States
St. Joseph’s intercession is so powerful!
The Church celebrates the feast of St. Joseph the Worker on May 1. Bishop Joseph Strickland of the Diocese of Tyler recently requested Catholics to join him in praying a 31-day St. Joseph Novena, beginning on May 1.
He asked that we “pray for our world, our nation, and our Church.”
Here’s his request below:
The bishop’s full tweet reads, “I ask everyone to join me in a 31-day Novena to St. Joseph beginning May 1. Pray for our world, our nation [and] our Church. Submit your own personal intentions also. You can choose any nine-day novena to Saint Joseph and simply repeat it for the entire month of May.”
Following his tweet, one priest suggested a website with several St. Joseph prayers.
Here’s the priest’s tweet below:
The tweet reads, “Here is an array of free printable St. Joseph Prayer brochures with many prayers suitable for a novena and in large print.”
Here’s another great 30-day novena to St. Joseph:
Will you join the novena?