If you’re a Catholic, it wouldn’t be uncommon for you to try to identify with a saint. Saints are incredibly holy people that can help to provide you with a basis of how you would like to live your life. St. Jude is a popular saint in the Catholic faith for many reasons and, in turn, praying a Catholic St. Jude prayer is something that has become part of the lives of many Catholics today. A prayer request to St. Jude can help you to feel closer not only to St. Jude but closer to God as well.
You will receive photos of your printed prayer request placed on the Stone of Anointing; the place where Jesus’ body was prepared for burial after his crucifixion.
Why a Catholic Should Say a St. Jude Prayer
There are countless reasons why a Catholic St. Jude prayer can help you in your daily life. Here are just a few reasons why so many people take advantage of saying a prayer request to St. Jude:
- Prayer to St. Jude for a Miracle
Due in large part to the fact that St. Jude is known as being the saint of hopeless causes, it comes as no wonder that many Catholics pray a prayer to St. Jude for a miracle. There have been numerous Catholics who have felt God’s healing presence after continuously praying this type of prayer.
- A Deeper Understanding of St. Jude
St. Jude was one of the 12 apostles of Jesus. He would go on to be one of the first martyrs of the Catholic church. Saying a Catholic St. Jude prayer can help you to develop a closer bond to this holy man and also help you to improve your prayer life.
Novena to Saint Jude
In the Catholic faith, a novena is a special nine day prayer intention that you typically make to a saint or the Blessed Virgin Mary. Here is an example of a novena to Saint Jude that you can use as your Catholic St. Jude prayer:
Most holy Apostle, St. Jude, faithful servant and friend of Jesus, the Church honors and invokes you universally, as the patron of difficult cases, of things almost despaired of, Pray for me, I am so helpless and alone.
Intercede with God for me that He bring visible and speedy help where help is almost despaired of. Come to my assistance in this great need that I may receive the consolation and help of heaven in all my necessities, tribulations, and sufferings, particularly –
(make your request here)
– and that I may praise God with you and all the saints forever. I promise, O Blessed St. Jude, to be ever mindful of this great favor granted me by God and to always honor you as my special and powerful patron, and to gratefully encourage devotion to you.
May the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus be adored, and loved in all the tabernacles until the end of time. Amen.
May the most Sacred Heart of Jesus be praised and glorified now and forever. Amen
St. Jude pray for us and hear our prayers. Amen.
Blessed be the Sacred Heart of Jesus
Blessed be the Immaculate Heart of Mary
Blessed be St. Jude Thaddeus, in all the world and for all Eternity.
(say this prayer, followed by the Our Father and the Hail Mary)
Dear Apostle and Martyr for Christ, you left us an Epistle in the New Testament. With good reason many invoke you when illness is at a desperate stage. We now recommend to your kindness (name of patient) who is in a critical condition. May the cure of this patient increase his/her faith and love for the Lord of Life, for the glory of our merciful God. Amen.
Submit Your Catholic St. Jude Prayer Today
At Holy Land Prayer, we have helped countless people all over the world submit their Catholic St. Jude prayer to be prayed at one of the holiest locations in the world, the Church of the Holy Sepluchre. Whether you have your own unique prayer or you would like to submit one of our prayers for the dead or a prayer for miracles, Holy Land Prayer ensures that your special prayer request is heard in this holy venue.