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 22-30

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will assist all those suffering from religious discrimination and persecution.

February 19-27

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will inspire religious sisters and consecrated women to meet the new challenges of our times.

March 19-27

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will assist Christians to defend the dignity of all human life with prayer and action.

April 16-24

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will be a source of strength for health care workers who serve the sick and the elderly.

May 21-29

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart may guide young people in discernment, courage and dedication to service.

June 18-26

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will be a model for Christian families to advance in holiness in their daily lives.

July 23-31

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart may be a source of strength for the elderly, who represent the roots and memory of peoples.

August 20-28

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart may guide business leaders to serve their communities.

September 17-25

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will help society legally abolish the death penalty in every country.

October 22-30

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart may inspire local Churches to be communities of solidarity, fraternity and welcome.

November 19-27

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart may protect children who are suffering, especially those who are homeless, orphans and victims of war.

December 17-25

That Our Lady of the Sacred Heart will inspire individuals to volunteer in non-profit organizations dedicated to the common good.