Our Lady of Mount Carmel Chaplet
Our Lady of Carmel
is celebrated on July 16th.
On, July 16, 1251, the Blessed
Virgin Mary appeared to Saint Simon Stock,
leader of the Carmelite
Order, and bestowed the brown scapular garment to him in answer to his
It was given with the assurance that all who died wearing it
would have Her heavenly protection from eternal death.
Nine bead chaplets, or "niners",
are general use chaplets
with a special intention prayed on the Medal.
First, say these prayers
O most beautiful flower of Mount Carmel, Blessed
Mother of the Son of God, assist me in this necessity.
O Immaculate Virgin and Star of the Sea, help me and show me that You
are my mother and protector.
O Holy Mary, Mother of God, Queen of heaven and earth.
I humbly beseech You from the bottom of my heart to help me in my needs,
for there are none who can withstand Your grace.
Pray for me and help me
to obtain assistance in this life
On each set of three beads, pray
1 Our Father
1 Hail Mary
1 Glory Be