12 Powerful Novena Prayers for Special Favors
Novena prayers are well-known for their effectiveness in resolving specific issues. If you require immediate assistance in your life, say one of these prayers for particular favors.
1. Novena Prayer to the Holy Trinity
Glory be to the Father, who created me in the image and likeness of God. Glory be to the Son, who through his death and resurrection, triumphed over hell and opened the way to heaven. Glory be to the Holy Spirit, who blesses me with new mercies every day. Glory be to the Holy Trinity. Bless me with your gifts. Please give me wisdom so that I may recognize the importance of others and keep God central in my life. I bring my intentions before You now. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
2. Truthful Calling Prayer
Creator God, thank You that Your word enlightens my eyes, purifies my soul and preserves me for eternal life. You have promised that You are near to all who call on You, to all who call on You in truth. As I lay my particular intention before You now, please hear my prayer. May Your love surround me, Your Spirit guide me, Your voice cheer me, your peace calm me, Your shield protect me, Your wisdom arm me, wherever You may lead me. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
3. Prayer for Supplying My Needs
Heavenly Father, thank You that your work is perfect, Your ways are just, You are a God of faithfulness. You have promised that You are able to bless me abundantly, so that in all things at all times, You will supply everything I need, and I will abound in every good work. Hear my prayer for special favor today. May Your love be the passion in my heart. May Your joy be my strength when times are hard. May Your presence be my peace that overflows. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
4. Prayer of Perfect Sacrifice
Lord Jesus Christ, my Divine Redeemer, I thank You for coming to the earth for my sake. I thank You for your infinite majesty and beauty, which your angels delight to behold, so that I might have the courage to approach the throne of Your mercy. I thank You for uniting me to Yourself through Your Holy Spirit. I thank You that You offered yourself as a perfect sacrifice for my salvation. I thank You that You are seated at the right hand of the Father, interceding for me. Hear my particular intention today. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
5. Prayer for Compassionate Presence
Gracious Father, thank You that it is Your nature to have compassion on us and to forgive us. Do not look upon my sins but upon my faith which I place in Your infinite goodness. Draw me into Your compassionate presence, and never let me escape from it. I pray for special favor today. I ask this of You on the basis of Your love, with which You have loved within Father, Son and Holy Spirit from eternity past. I pray to You, the God who is the same yesterday, today and forever. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
6. Prayer for Special Favor
Lord, my Rock and Redeemer, thank You that you are my ever-present help in times of trouble. You have promised that You have plans and a purpose for me, plans to prosper me not to harm me. Hear my prayer for special favor and listen to my intentions that I bring before You today. May the love of the Father, the tenderness of the Son, and the presence of the Spirit, gladden my heart and bring peace to my soul, today and for all days. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
7. Prayer: Lord, Hear My Request
Lord Jesus Christ, I thank You for Your sacrifice offered on Calvary, in which justice and mercy meet. I thank You that, on the basis of your merit, I have inherited a full, abundant and eternal life. Awaken confidence in me that I may receive all the blessings that You have prepared for me. In union with You, I ask for this special favor today. If it be Your Holy Will, grant my request and fix my eyes upon You that I may honor and glorify Your name. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
8. Prayer for a Specific Request
Lord Jesus Christ, thank You for Your beautiful virtues of humility, obedience, poverty, modesty, charity, patience, and gentleness, You bless your people with peace and happiness in Your body, the church. In Your mercy look upon my family, and hear my request for special favors today. We belong to You, You have been faithful to us over many years and we entrust ourselves to Your loving care. Preserve us from danger, give us help in time of need, and grant us the grace to persevere to the end, that we may praise You eternally in heaven. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
9. Prayer for Special Intentions
King of Kings, Lord of Lords, thank You that your word revives my soul, gives wisdom to my mind and produces joy in my heart. You have said that, to those who ask, it will be given, to those who seek, it will be found and to those who knock, the door will be opened. Hear my prayer as I bring my intentions before You now. May I find the comfort I desire in You and the strength I need in Your name. May Your presence be with me every hour of the day. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
10. Empowerment Novena Prayer
Graciously loving Father, I turn to You with confidence and seek Your powerful intercession. Hear my prayer as I bring my special intention before You now. I praise You that I am made in Your image. Help me to conquer the temptations of the evil one. Empower me to love You and others with my whole heart. I pray with faith in Your desire to listen and faith in Your power to act. Help me to live in accordance with Your will for the rest of my days. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
11. Prayer for Compassionate Power
Wonderful Counselor, thank You that You can satisfy my every desire and need. You have said that my faith will never be put to shame when my trust is in You. I declare Your compassion and power as I state my particular intention before You now. Hear my prayer. Let the majesty of the Father be the light that guides me, the compassion of the Son be the love that inspires me and the presence of the Spirit be the strength that empowers me. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.
12. Prayer for the Eternal King
Lord Jesus Christ, my Savior and our King, thank You that Your reign is eternal. I pray for help to place You above the powers of this world in all things. May Your reign be complete in my life and in the life of the world. Christ, my King, please answer my prayers as I bring my intentions before You now. As I await your second, glorious coming, I ask that You to show me mercy and give me the grace to follow You. I pray that I will spend eternity with You. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.