" Jesus, thank you for everything, for my very beginning and my very end. "
Venerable Maria Celeste Crostarosa OSsR

Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos

Prayer 2 in honour of Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos

O God, who made your priest,

Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos, outstanding in love,

that he might proclaim the mysteries of redemption, 
and comfort those in affliction,
grant, by his intercession,
that we may work zealously for your glory
and for the salvation of mankind,

 
Through Christ our Lord. Amen

 

Prayer to Francis Xavier Seelos  by BYRON MILLER, C.SS.R.

O Lord, my strength and my Redeemer,
let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be pleasing in Your sight.

I offer praise to You for the grace You have bestowed
on Your humble missionary, Father Francis Xavier Seelos.

May I have the same joyful vigor that Father Seelos possessed during his earthly life
to love You deeply and live faithfully Your gospel.
Amen.

Divine Physician,
You infused Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos with the gift of Your healing.

By the help of his prayers,
sustain in me the grace to know Your will and the strength to overcome my afflictions.

For love of You, make me whole.
May I learn from the example of Father Seelos
and gain comfort from his patient endurance.
Amen.

Bountiful God,
in Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos,

You have given Your people a model for those who labor joyfully in Your earthly kingdom.

May his smile dwell on those who find life burdensome.
In him, our eyes continually behold the gentleness of Jesus Christ, our Redeemer.

Amen.

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Prayer 1 in Honour of Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos

O Lord, my strength and my Redeemer, let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight. I offer to you the grace you have bestowed on your humble missionary, Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos.

May I have the same joyful vigour that Blessed Seelos possessed during his earthly life to love you deeply and live faithfully your gospel. Amen.