Each month, the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in the United States pray a novena to Our Lady of the Sacred Heart for a special intention taken from the Holy Father’s intention. To join us in the novena, simply set aside time to say the rosary each day during the dates below, for the intention listed for that month.

January 18-26

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will inspire Christians, followers of other religions, and all people of good will to promote peace and justice in the world.

February 15-23

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will help us hear and respond to the cries of our migrant sisters and brothers and victims of criminal trafficking.

March 21-29

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will inspire helpers to accompany those suffering from addiction.

April 18-26

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will mediate on behalf of missionaries laboring overseas.

May 23-31

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will be a model for all who hear the Word of God and act on it.

June 20-28

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will assist all who suffer to allow themselves to be touched by the Heart of Jesus.

July 18-26

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will inspire love, respect and guidance in today’s families.

August 22-30

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will be a Star of the Sea for sailors, fishermen, their families and all who work and live from the sea.

September 19-27

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will strengthen our commitment to a just and respectful use of the planet’s resources.

October 17-25

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will inspire the laity, by virtue of baptism, to full participation in the life of the Church.

November 21-29

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will assist those who develop robotics and artificial intelligence to preserve the need always to serve humankind.

December 19-27

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will lead her children to a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, nourished by the Word of God and a life of prayer.