Tuesday 13 December 2016

# Prayer # Sacramentals

The Rosary

 Prayers of the Rosary in English and Latin. Feel free to download.

How to pray the Rosary
Begin the Rosary by:

 1 making the Sign of the Cross, then 2 pray the Apostles' Creed, 3 one Our Father, 4 three Hail Mary's, and 5 one Glory Be.

6 Announce the first mystery, 7 pray one Our Father, 8 pray ten Hail Mary's, and 9 pray one Glory Be with the Fatima Prayer.

10 Announce the second mystery, 11 pray one Our Father, 12 pray ten Hail Mary's, and 13 pray one Glory Be with the Fatima Prayer.

14 Announce the third mystery, 15 pray one Our Father, 16 pray ten Hail Mary's, and 17 pray one Glory Be with the Fatima Prayer.

18 Announce the fourth mystery, 19 pray one Our Father, 20 pray ten Hail Mary's, and 21 pray one Glory Be with the Fatima Prayer.

22 Announce the fifth mystery, 23 pray one Our Father, 24 pray ten Hail Mary's, and 25 pray one Glory Be with the Fatima Prayer.

26  Pray the Hail, Holy Queen,  27 pray an Our Father, Hail Mary, and Glory Be for the Holy Father, and 28 make the Sign of the Cross

Mysteries of the Rosary
Joyful Mysteries
  1. The Annunciation. Fruit of the Mystery: Humility
  2. The Visitation. Fruit of the Mystery: Love of Neighbour
  3. The Nativity. Fruit of the Mystery: Poverty (poor in spirit), Detachment from the things of the world, Contempt of Riches, Love of the Poor
  4. The Presentation of Jesus at the Temple. Fruit of the Mystery: Purity, Obedience
  5. The Finding of Jesus in the Temple. Fruit of the Mystery: True Wisdom and True Conversion, Piety, Joy of Finding Jesus
Luminous Mysteries (Light)
  1. The Baptism of Jesus in the Jordan. Fruit of the Mystery: Openness to the Holy Spirit, the Healer.
  2. The Wedding at Cana. Fruit of the Mystery: To Jesus through Mary. The understanding of the ability to manifest-through faith.
  3. Jesus' Proclamation of the Kingdom of God. Fruit of the Mystery: Trust in God (Call of Conversion to Messiah)
  4. The Transfiguration. Fruit of the Mystery: Desire for Holiness.
  5. The Institution of the Eucharist. Fruit of the Mystery: Adoration
Sorrowful Mysteries
  1. The Agony in the Garden. Fruit of the Mystery: Sorrow for Sin, Uniformity with the Will of God
  2. The Scourging at the Pillar. Fruit of the Mystery: Mortification, Purity
  3. The Crowning with Thorns. Fruit of the Mystery: Contempt of the world, Courage
  4. The Carrying of the Cross. Fruit of the Mystery: Patience
  5. The Crucifixion and Death of our Lord. Fruit of the Mystery: Perseverance, Salvation, Forgiveness,
Glorious Mysteries
  1. The Resurrection. Fruit of the Mystery: Faith
  2. The Ascension. Fruit of the Mystery: Hope, Desire for ascension to Heaven
  3. The Descent of the Holy Spirit. Fruit of the Mystery: Love of God, Holy Wisdom to know the truth and share with everyone, Divine Charity, Worship of the Holy Spirit
  4. The Assumption of Mary. Fruit of the Mystery: Grace of a Happy Death and True Devotion towards Mary
  5. The Coronation of the Virgin. Fruit of the Mystery: Trust in Mary's Intercession, Perseverance

Day of prayingWith the Luminous MysteriesWithout the Luminous Mysteries
SundayThe Glorious Mysteries
Advent and Christmas: The Joyful Mysteries
Lent to Palm Sunday: The Sorrowful Mysteries
Ordinary TimeEaster to Sunday before Advent: The Glorious Mysteries
MondayThe Joyful MysteriesThe Joyful Mysteries
TuesdayThe Sorrowful MysteriesThe Sorrowful Mysteries
WednesdayThe Glorious MysteriesThe Glorious Mysteries
ThursdayThe Luminous MysteriesThe Joyful Mysteries
FridayThe Sorrowful MysteriesThe Sorrowful Mysteries
SaturdayThe Joyful MysteriesThe Glorious Mysteries

Source: Wikipedia

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