We invite you to pray Novena’s and Litanies with our Carmelite family, especially on Feast Day’s of Our Lady of Mount Carmel and Carmelite Saints.   This site will include a page for each Feast Day Novena and Litany.  Downloadable pdf’s are also included, for your convenience.

infant-jesus-novena

novena-to-st-teresa-of-avila

novena-to-john-of-the-cross

litany-of-the-saints

novena-to-saints-louis-and-zelies-martin

novena-in-honor-of-the-holy-spirit

The word novena is taken from “novem,” the Latin word for nine.  A novena is a nine-day period of private or public prayer to obtain special graces, to implore special favors, or to make special petitions.