Gifts O Faith

ITEM # RC35a
St Frencis Black Opal Novena Chaplet

Saint Francis Black Opal
Novena Chaplet

Handmade Gifts O Faith Original
7 1/2" Long - Custom Designed
Free chaplet Instructions included

This devotional chaplet was made with 6mm black opal Czech glass beads. The center is a 1/2" silver ox Madonna in a circle of roses. A 1" tall silver ox Saint Francis Medal is attached. Fashioned with durable nickel silver findings. The feast day for Saint Francis is October 4.

$ 5.99

The Novena Chaplet of Saint Francis of Assisi

On the Medal, Pray
Glorious Saint Francis, who voluntarily renounced all the comforts and riches of your home
to follow more perfectly the life of poverty and abnegation of Jesus Christ:
obtain for us, we pray, a generous contempt of all things in this world,
that we may secure the true and eternal things of heaven.

On he first bead, pray
1 Glory Be, followed by
O glorious Saint Francis, who during the whole course of your life continually wept over the passion of the Redeemer,
and labor most zealously for the salvation of souls: obtain for us, we pray, the grace of weeping continually
over those sins by which we have crucified afresh Our Lord Jesus Christ,
that we may attain to be of the number of those who shall eternally bless His supreme mercy.

On the second bead, pray
1 Glory Be, followed by
O glorious Saint Francis, who, loving above all things suffering and the cross,
merited to bear in your body the miraculous stigmata, by which you became a living image of Jesus Christ crucified:
obtain for us, we pray, the grace to bear in our bodies the mortifications of Christ,
that we may merit one day to receive the consolations which are infallibly promised to all those who now weep.

Optional Novena Prayers on the center
"If we be dead with Christ Jesus, we shall live also with Him," says the Apostle;
"if we suffer, we shall also reign with Him." (2nd Timothy 2.11-12)
Pray for us, Saint Francis, that we may obtain the graces and favors we ask for in this novena;
pray for us, especially, that we may obtain the grace of perseverance; of a holy death and a happy eternity.

On each set of three beads, pray
1 Our Father, 1 Hail Mary, 1 Glory Be

Prayer of Saint Francis of Assisi
Lord, make me an instrument of your peace.
Where there is hatred, let me sow love;
where there is injury, pardon;
where there is doubt, faith;
where there is despair, hope;
where there is darkness, light;
and where there is sadness, joy.

St Francis

O Divine Master, grant that I may not so much
seek to be consoled as to console;
to be understood as to understand;
to be loved as to love.
For it is in giving that we receive;
it is in pardoning that we are pardoned;
and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life. Amen