We all know the traditional Catholic prayers for Christmas, Easter, and other holidays. But what about during the New Year? This year, consider making a special prayer just for 2017. There’s no better way to start your new year than by beginning with a prayer that will inspire you and help you reach your goals. Here are three Catholic prayers specifically for the New Year. Choose one and begin praying today.
Catholic Prayers for the New Year
Prayers for the New Year
It is customary to begin the New Year with a prayer. Catholic prayers can be used as an opportunity to reflect on the past year and make resolutions for the coming one. Here are some Catholic prayers for the New Year:
Almighty God, we humbly implore you to bless us in this new year with all that you have given us in the past and all that you will give us in the future. We ask through Christ our Lord, amen.
Lord, we come before you today seeking your guidance and protection during this time. Fill our hearts with hope and faith, so that we may make good choices both now and throughout the coming year. Guide our hands in what is best for ourselves, our loved ones, and our community. Amen.
We ask your forgiveness for anything we may have done or failed to do this past year. Help us learn from our mistakes and make progress towards your perfect plan for each of us. In Jesus’ name, amen.
” May the dawn of a new year bring peace in its wake.” – Unknown
The Mercy of God
Catholic Prayer For The New Year
As we enter the new year, let us remember that God is always merciful. In this prayer, we ask for mercy for ourselves and others.
The Holy Spirit
Catholic prayer for the new year is designed to ask for blessings from God in the coming year. The prayer typically starts with a thank you for all that has happened in the past year, and then petitions for guidance, protection, and strength in the coming year. It also asks for forgiveness for any wrongs that may have been done in the past, and for help in living a good life.
Many people choose to pray the rosary as a way of praying each of the Hail Marys and Our Father together. The rosary can be prayed without stopping to recite any specific prayers or Gospels, allowing it to be used as a prayer book for personal reflection or group devotion.
Our Lady of Guadalupe
Our Lady of Guadalupe is often invoked for help and encouragement in times of stress or difficulty. In the tradition of the Catholic Church, there are many ways to pray to her, one of which is the Our Father prayer.
This prayer can be used as a way to start your New Year off on the right foot, by asking for guidance and protection in all that you do this year. It’s also a great way to ask for forgiveness if you have made any mistakes in the past.
If you’re feeling overwhelmed or stressed out, it can be helpful to recite this prayer several times throughout the day. Remember that Guadalupe is always with you, so don’t hesitate to turn to her for help when you need it most.
Our Father in Heaven
Prayer for the New Year
Dear God, we come to you in prayer this new year. We are grateful for all that you have done in our past year and we ask that you continue to provide guidance, protection and blessings on us in the coming year. Thank you for your love and mercy which we experience every day. We ask that you fill us with joy in all things and help us to grow closer to you. In Jesus’ name we pray, amen.
In the New Year, it is customary to make a resolution. Maybe you want to start going to church more regularly or maybe you’d like to donate more money to charity.Whatever your resolution may be, we recommend taking some time out of your day in order for you prayer ritual. Catholic Prayer For The New Year can help guide and inspire you as you set out on your new year’s journey. So whether you’re looking for a quick and easy prayer book or something that will provide greater depth and reflection, Catholic Prayers For The New Year is definitely worth checking out!