|NOVENA PRAYER TO
We beseech Thee, O Lord, to grant
us the pardon of our sins by the intercession of Saint Philomena, virgin and martyr, who was always
pleasing in Thy sight by her eminent chastity and by the profession of every virtue. Amen.
Illustrious virgin and martyr, Saint Philomena, behold me prostrate before the throne
whereupon it has pleased the Most Holy Trinity to place thee. Full of confidence in thy
protection, I entreat thee to intercede for me with God, from the heights of Heaven deign
to cast a glance upon thy humble client! Spouse of Christ, sustain me in suffering,
fortify me in temptation, protect me in the dangers surrounding me, obtain for me the
graces necessary to me, and in particular
(Here specify your petition).
Above all, assist me at the hour of my death. Saint Philomena, powerful with God, pray
for us. Amen.
O God, Most Holy Trinity, we thank Thee for the graces Thou didst bestow upon the Blessed
Virgin Mary, and upon Thy handmaid Philomena, through whose intercession we implore Thy