author/William G Storey

Solidly rooted in Scripture, this book includes an extensive collection of Eucharistic adoration prayers, such as prayers at Mass, Marian prayers, prayers of the saints, novenas, litanies, and more.

Table of Contents:



Preface xiii
Introduction xv
It's the Mass that Matters xvii
Five Foundational Texts of Our Liturgy xviii


Part 1: Mass and Holy Communion 1

Prayers Before Mass and Holy Communion 2
My Intention Before Mass 2
Preface of Corpus Christi 3
A Eucharistic Offering 4
Sancti Venite 5
Saint Anselm of Canterbury: Preparation Prayer 6
A Preparation Prayer of St. Thomas Aquinas 8
A Eucharistic Hymn of St. Thomas Aquinas 9
Prayers of Thanksgiving after Communion 11
Aquinas's Thanksgiving after Communion 11
Jesus Help Me 12
Prayer Before a Crucifix 13
Prayer to Our Redeemer 14
A Prayer of Self-Dedication 14
A Prayer to the Blessed Virgin Mary 15
Spiritual Communion 16
A Preparation for Holy Communion in the Home 18

Part 2: Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament 23

Words of Adoration 26
Brief Devotions to the Blessed Sacrament 30
A Prayer in Full Faith 31
A Prayer Before the Blessed Sacrament 31
A Short Visit to the Blessed Sacrament 32
Jesus, My Friend 33
Hail, Sacred Heart of Jesus 33
To the Sacred Heart of Jesus 34
Seven Visits to the Blessed Sacrament 35
Day One 36
Day Two 44
Day Three 49
Day Four 54
Day Five 59
Day Six 64
Day Seven 69
An Office of the Blessed Sacrament 74
How to Pray This Office 74
Mattins/Vigils 77
Morning Praise 85
Noonday Prayer 90
Evening Prayer 94
Night Prayer/Compline 100
Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament 104


Part 3: Holy Hours for Eucharistic Adoration 109

A Holy Hour Before the Blessed Sacrament 111
A Holy Hour to the Sacred Heart of Jesus 122
Holy Hours for the Special Seasons 131
A Holy Hour for the Season of Advent 131
A Holy Hour for Christmastide 146
A Holy Hour for Lent 160
A Holy Hour for Holy Week 174
A Holy Hour for Eastertide 184

Part 4: Novenas and Triduums of Intercessory Prayer 199

A Novena in Honor of the Blessed Sacrament 200
A Novena to the Five Wounds of Jesus 204
A Novena to the Sacred Heart of Jesus 211
A Novena to the Precious Blood of Jesus 216
The Forty Hours Devotion 221
Holy Thursday and Corpus Christi 221

Part 5: Litanies of Intercession 223

A Litany of the Holy Name of Jesus 224
A Litany of the Sacred Heart of Jesus 226
A Litany of the Precious Blood of Jesus 229
A Litany of the Love of God 231
A Byzantine Litany 233
A Litany of the Resurrection 235
A Litany of the Beatitudes 237
A Litany of the Seven Gifts of the Spirit 238
A Litany of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Loreto) 240
A Litany of Saint Joseph 242

Part 6: Devotions to the Blessed Virgin Mary 245
The Canticle of Mary (Luke 1:46-55) 247
Sub tuum praesidium 248
To Mary 249
The Infant and the Altar 249
A Salutation to the Blessed Virgin 250
Antiphon of St. Francis 251
Memorare 251
A Novena To Our Sorrowful Mother 252
A Novena to Our Lady of Guadalupe 253
Te Matrem Laudamus 256

Part 7: The Rosary before the Blessed Sacrament 259

The Joyful Mysteries 262
The Luminous Mysteries 267
The Sorrowful Mysteries 272
The Glorious Mysteries 277

Binding: Imitation Leather  296pp.
Pub Date: October 01, 2010
ISBN: 0829429069    EAN: 9780829429060