Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Knowing the Novena
Knowing the Novena:
"Succinctly, a novena is a nine-day period of private or public prayer to obtain special graces, to implore special favors, or make special petitions. (Novena is derived from the Latin novem, meaning nine.) As the definition suggests, the novena has always had more of a sense of urgency and neediness. In our liturgical usage, the …"
Posted by Beth Marie at 10:11 AM