A Novena is an ancient devotion that consists of 9 days of prayer. Novenas are often prayed in preparation for a feast day or for a specific intention.
Below is a list of some novenas.
All Saints' Day Novena - Novena to all saints in Heaven often prayed leading up to the feast of All Saints.
All Souls' Day Novena - Novena for the dearly departed and souls in purgatory.
Annunciation Novena - Novena for the feast of the Annunciation, when the angel announced Jesus’ birth to Mary and she agreed.
Assumption Novena - When Mary was assumed into heaven at the end of her earthly life.
Blessed Margaret of Castello Novena - Blessed Margaret of Castello was rejected, misunderstood, and held in contempt for most of her life but she grew in holiness because of it.
Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati Novena - Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati is a modern model of Catholic young adult life. His devotion to his faith is still an inspiration to young adults today.
Blessed Solanus Casey Novena - An inspiring simple priest who is known for his good counsel. Pray this novena for his intercession and for the cause of his sainthood!
Christmas Novena - The birth of Jesus.
Christ the King Novena - The feast of Christ the King.
Corpus Christi Novena - Celebration of the institution of the Sacrament of Holy Communion at the Last Supper.
Divine Mercy Novena - The devotion given to us by Jesus through St. Faustina.
Guardian Angel Novena - They watch over us, aid us in prayer, enlighten us, guide us and protect us. Pray to your very own Guardian Angel.
Holy Cross Novena - The feast of the exaltation of the Holy Cross.
Holy Family Novena - Novena prayers to St. Joseph, Mary and Jesus, the Holy Family.
Holy Trinity Novena - Novena to the Father, Son and Holy Spirit!
Immaculate Conception Novena - The celebration of Mary’s conception without sin.
Litany of Trust Novena - Nine days of praying the Litany of Trust written by the Sisters of Life.
March for Life Novena - Pro-life novena leading up to the March for Life.
Mary Help of Christians Novena - Special devotion to Mary as protectress of all Christians.
Mary Undoer of Knots Novena - A devotion to Mary for complex problems.
Memorare Novena - "Flying Novena" of Mother Teresa - Mother Teresa used the memorare 9 times in a row to pray this accelerated novena when she didn’t have 9 days.
Mother Teresa Novena - She was a great Saint who lived charity.
Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Novena - The celebration of the Virgin Mary’s birth.
Novena for Couples Hoping to Conceive - A novena for couples struggling with infertility.
Novena for Pope Benedict XVI - The Pope is always praying for us and working to help us to have a deeper faith in Christ. It's very important for us to lift up our Holy Father in prayer.
Novena for Surrendering to the Will of God - In this novena, we pray to be able to align our will with God’s.
Novena for the Abuse Crisis | Accountability, Transparency and Healing - Pray together for Accountability, Transparency and Healing from the sex abuse crisis.
Novena for the Anniversary of Priestly Ordination - Pray this novena for a priest who is celebrating the anniversary of their ordination. Our priests make so many sacrifices and they pray for us so much!
Novena for the Canonization of Fulton Sheen - Joining with the Diocese of Peoria in their call for prayers for the swift canonization of Archbishop Fulton Sheen
Novena for the Conclave - This novena is to help the conclave elect the next Pope.
Novena for the Election
Novena for the Persecuted Church & Religious Freedom - With threats to religious liberty around the world, I have decided to dedicate this novena for religious freedom.
Novena to Our Lady of Fatima - Marian Aparition in Fatima Portugal.
Novena to Our Lady of Knock for the Unborn of Ireland - Pro-life Novena for Ireland to continue to protect the right to life of unborn children.
Novena to Padre Pio - Padre Pio had the stigmata and he is beloved by many Catholics.
Novena to Saints Perpetua and Felicity - Saints Perpetua and Felicity were two early Christian martyrs who died together.
Novena to the Holy Face of Jesus - Devotion starting in 1844 with an apparition of Our Lord to a carmelite nun.
Novena to the Holy Spirit - The celebration of the descent of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.
Novena to the Immaculate Heart of Mary - This novena presents a profound opportunity for us to pray that Jesus may give us the Grace to be more and more like His mother and thus come closer to Him through His Immaculate Mother.
Novena to the Mother of God for the Nation - This is the Novena to the Mother of God for the Nation for religious liberties and the election.
Novena to the Sacred Heart of Jesus - The devotion given to us by Jesus through St. Margaret Mary.
Our Lady of Good Counsel Novena - Our Lady of Good Counsel is a title of Mary from an apparition in Italy. Many follow this devotion.
Our Lady of Guadalupe - Novena to Our Lady of Guadalupe Patroness of Mexico.