St. Bonaventure, we know very little about your early life except that St. Francis once brought about healing of illness for you. may I ever seek Thee and ever find Thee; Pierce, O most sweet Lord Jesus, my inmost soul with the most joyous and healthful wound of Thy love, and with true, calm and most holy apostolic charity, that my soul may ever languish and melt with entire love and longing for Thee, may yearn for Thee and for thy courts, may long to be dissolved and to be with Thee. so that my whole soul may ever languish and faint for love of Thee Amen. [This prayer is found in Daily Roman Missal in the "Prayers After Mass" section] Commmunion Prayer of St. Bonaventure Pierce, O most sweet Lord Jesus, my inmost soul with the most joyous and healthful wound of Thy love, You made your life a continuous prayer and spent hours meditating on the wounds of Christ. in which is found every sweet delight. and old and young never appeal to him in vain. May my heart ever hunger after and feed upon Thee, Whom the angels desire to look upon, and may my inmost soul be filled with the sweetness of Thy savor; may it ever thirst for Thee, the fountain of life, the fountain of wisdom and knowledge, the fountain of eternal light, the torrent of pleasure, the fullness of the house of God; may it ever compass Thee, seek Thee, find Thee, run to Thee, come up to Thee, meditate on Thee, speak of Thee, and do all for the praise and glory of Thy name, with humility and discretion, with love and delight, with ease and affection, with perseverance to the end; and be Thou alone ever my hope, my entire confidence, my riches, my delight, my pleasure, my joy, my rest and tranquility, my peace, my sweetness, my food, my refreshment, my refuge, my help, my wisdom, my portion, my possession, my treasure; in Whom may my mind and my heart be ever fixed and firm and rooted immovably. At his word all evils disappear: mine own possession and my treasure. and my tongue never cease to praise you. Grant that my soul may hunger after Thee, the Bread of Angels, the refreshment of holy souls, our daily and super substantial bread, having all sweetness and savor and every delightful taste. "https://secure." I entrust to you my body and soul, Distill upon us the drops of your sweetness: Stir up fury, and be mindful of war: Blessed is the man who loves thy name, O Mary. Prayer to St. Bonaventure. ABANDONMENT TO MARY It is only fitting that the first Franciscan University in the United States, located in New York, should be named after St. Bonaventure, the greatest of all Franciscan theologians and a Doctor of the Church. our daily and most delectable bread, and pour out your anger upon them. St. Bonaventure, you have said: I confess before God that what made me love Saint Francis’ way of life so much was that it is exactly like the origin and the perfection of the Church itself, which began first with simple fishermen and … The Prayer Vine offers prayers for parishioners, families, and friends who are sick or have special needs. O my Queen, help me,         to withdraw from all ill-doing and live quietly in awe of Thy eternal majesty. When you were a small child, you became very ill. St. Francis healed you and prophesied your future, exclaiming, “O buona ventura (O good fortune)!”Eventually, you would take this as your religious name when you joined the Franciscan order as a young adult. The Church progresses in both newness and continuity. to send upon us from His treasure-house the Spirit of sevenfold grace, Who art the source of life, Let us begin, In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. First, grant us the gift of understanding, by which your precepts may enlighten our minds. St. Bonaventure, you were born in Umbria to a successful physician and his wife. Pierce, O most sweet Lord Jesus, my inmost soul with the most joyous and healthful wound of Thy love, and with true, calm and most holy apostolic charity, that my soul may ever languish and melt with entire love and longing for Thee, may yearn for Thee and for thy courts, may long to be dissolved and to be with Thee. Let those who seek for miracles invoke the glorious St. Anthony. Prayer of Saint Bonaventure. Help us to imitate the willingness to serve You that he showed in his decision to enter religious life as a Franciscan. Pope Benedict XVI. Prayer of St. Bonaventure Pierce, O most sweet Lord Jesus, my inmost soul with the most joyous and healthful wound of Thy love, and with true, calm and most holy apostolic charity, that my soul may ever Bonaventure tells us that it was a custom of St. Francis to never rest from lifting himself up in prayer. St Bonaventure, Pray for Us … (By St Bonaventure) Categories Angels and Saints, Prayers for Special Occasions Tags Peaceful Death, Prayer, ... (Prayer was given to St Gertrude during a vision from Jesus with the promise that 1000 souls would be released from purgatory when prayed.) with true, tranquil, holy, apostolic charity, for my enemies have trodden upon me every day: Amen. May we take a great many souls with us to Our Heavenly Father. my wisdom; my portion, Choosing to serve those individuals who were rejected and sick you risked illness for yourself.         to enlighten our perceptions; the gift of prudence, You made your life a continuous prayer and spent hours meditating on the wounds of Christ. May my heart ever hunger after and feed upon Thee, Whom the angels desire to look upon, and may my inmost soul be filled with the sweetness of Thy savor; may it ever thirst for Thee, the fountain of life, the fountain of wisdom and knowledge, the fountain of eternal light, the torrent of pleasure, the fullness of the house of God; may it ever compass Thee, seek Thee, find Thee, run to Thee, come up to Thee, meditate on Thee, speak of Thee, and do all for the praise and glory of Thy name, with humility and discretion, with love and delight, with ease and affection, with perseverance to the end; and be Thou alone ever my hope, my entire confidence, my riches, my delight, my pleasure, my joy, my rest and tranquility, my peace, my sweetness, my food, my refreshment, my refuge, my help, my wisdom, my portion, my possession, my treasure; in Whom may my mind and my heart be ever fixed and firm and rooted immovably. Grant that my soul may hunger for Thee, Prayer of St. Bonaventure. "); our supersubstantial bread, At the General Audience in the Paul VI Audience Hall on Wednesday,10 March [2010], the Holy Father continued the commentary on St Bonaventure, which he began the previous week, focusing on the the Seraphic Doctor's "remarkable theology of history and progress". Who rested upon Thee in all His fullness: the spirit of wisdom, He was always found in prayer, seeking the … May my heart ever hunger for Thee, pierce the very marrow of my soul with the delightful, This prayer to the Virgin Mary under her title of Our Lady of Sorrows is attributed to him. PRAYER TO SAINT ANTHONY OF PADUA Be Thou alone and evermore my hope; Dear Lord, we thank You for giving us Your servant, St. Bonaventure, as an example of holiness. Pierce, O most sweet Lord Jesus, my inmost soul with the most joyous and healthful wound of Thy love, and with true, calm and most holy apostolic charity, that my soul may ever languish and melt with entire love and longing for Thee, may yearn for Thee and for thy courts, may long to be dissolved and to be with Thee. All rights reserved. Pray that we may not lose sight of Jesus’ wounds and thus walk on the straight path to eternal salvation. may it feed on Thee; Virgin full of goodness, Teresa of Avila – Teacher of Prayer.         to clothe ourselves with charity and mercy; the gift of fear: Humble and discreet, loving and happy, O sweetest Lord Jesus Christ, I implore Thee, July 15, 2020. health-giving dart of Thy love, Dear St Bonaventure – Cardinal, Bishop and Doctor of the Church, you chose a life that embraced mortification and great humiliation. O Mother of God! | Irondale, AL 35210 |. my refuge and my help; the riches of the house of God. Back to the Saints Index. MASS READINGS. Who art the bread of angels, to love you with all my heart “Mondays with Mary” – Marian Prayers of St. Bonaventure By Tom Perna on July 13, 2015 • ( Leave a comment ) Since Wednesday, July 15, is the memorial for St. Bonaventure in the Roman Catholic Liturgical Calendar, I found it quite fitting to share with you two of the Marian Prayers of the […] be filled with the sweetness which comes from having tasted Thee. We beg the all-merciful Father through Thee, May it long and pine for Thy courts; He is regarded as the greatest exponent of Mystical Theology in the Middle Ages and is known as the Seraphic Doctor. For you are the cupbearer of the sweetness of grace. death and error, demons and leprosy; His Feast Day is the 15th of July. the flood of all true happiness, for the glory of thy name, Prayer of St. Bonaventure Pierce, O most sweet Lord Jesus, my inmost soul with the most joyous and healthful wound of Thy love, and with true, calm and most holy apostolic charity, that my soul may ever languish and melt with entire love and longing for Thee, may yearn for Thee and for thy courts, may long to be dissolved and to be with Thee. #2 Be Thou to me as a goodly taste, as a soothing sweetness. For … His feast … listen to the testimony of the people of Padua,         enabling us to relish the fruit of the tree of life, which is indeed thyself; the gift of understanding: let us feel the help of your arm. Grant, we pray, almighty God, that, just as we celebrate the heavenly birthday of the Bishop Saint Bonaventure… and above all things. Say 1: Our Father… Say 1: Hail Mary… Say 1: Glory Be… Day 4 – St. Bonaventure Novena. May the same Spirit rest on us, Bestowing his seven fold gifts. that no one who remembers it to which, with the Father and the Holy Ghost, Lord Jesus, as God's Spirit came down and rested upon you, May the same Spirit rest on us, Bestowing his sevenfold gifts. Renew wonders and change marvelous things: These are the things for which we petition. be Thou all my trust; var sc_security="240284ff"; TO SAINT ANTHONY OF PADUA. Obtain for me the grace Have mercy on me, O Lady,         enabling us to follow in Thy footsteps; the gift of strength: and for desire of Thee alone. Thy name is so glorious and admirable, be Thou my wealth, Dear St. Bonaventure Cardinal, Bishop and Doctor of the Church, you chose a life that embraced mortification and great humiliation. and rooted immovably for evermore. At his word all evils disappear: death and error, demons and leprosy; the sick rise up restored to perfect health. Day 4. may I persevere, by Thy grace, even unto the end. Be Thou my food and my refreshment; Prayer of St. Bonaventure. all their thoughts are turned to evil against me. May my soul ever thirst for Thee, I ask thee, O Mary, Mary, do not refuse me then. A PRAYER AFTER MASS and break the captive's chain, be all honor and glory, thanksgiving, renown, His word and presence calm the troubled seas the fount of wisdom and knowledge, may Thy holy name be in my heart and on my lips; of loving my Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, Second, grant us counsel, by which we may follow. and deliver me from all the snares of the devil. May I at all times think of Thee; may I always follow thee and reach Thee; O Mary, may my heart never cease to love you, Repeat the “Daily Prayers” in Day 1 above. July 15, 2020 (Readings on USCCB website) . The annual Erangal Feast held on second Sunday of January, celebrating the Feast day of St. Bonaventure, attracts thousands of people of all faiths to this scenic spot. eyewitnesses to these wondrous deeds. and may the innermost depths of my being Saint Bonaventure left behind a structured and renewed Franciscan Order and a body of work all of which glorifies his major love—Jesus. on whom the angels lovingly gaze; to come and meet my soul crucified and glorified for us, may it ever desire to be dissolved and to be with Thee. has any fears at the hour of death. the comforting nourishment of all holy souls, my thoughts, my actions, his only-begotten Son made man for our sake, COLLECT PRAYER. : "http://www. Be for me the ladder and the way to … If proof be needed of the truth of this, Amen. You served those who were rejected and sick, you risked illness for yourself. The Feast day of St. Bonaventure is celebrated on 15 July every year. remain fixed and firm, Perils are averted, hostilities cease. var scJsHost = (("https:" == document.location.protocol) ? PRAYER OF ST. BONAVENTURE. Amen. Pierce, O most sweet Lord Jesus, my inmost soul with the most joyous and healthful wound of Thy love, and with true, calm and most holy apostolic charity, that my soul may ever languish and melt with entire love and longing for Thee, may yearn for Thee and for thy courts, may long to be dissolved and to be with Thee. and Lordship for ever and ever. Join us for prayer in the church with Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament Sunday - Friday between 1 - 7 p.m. and Saturday between 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Click here to see the schedule of open hours or to sign up for hours when we need adorers. Grant that my soul may hunger after Thee, the Bread of Angels, the … PRAYER OF ST. BONAVENTURE You made your life a continuous prayer and spent hours meditating on the wounds of Christ. #3 Grant that my soul may hunger after Thee, the Bread of Angels, the refreshment of holy souls, our daily and super substantial bread, having all sweetness and savor and every delightful taste. Yes, truly blessed is he who loves thy sweet name, Be sure to check out the poetic Prayer of Saint Bonaventure. It is however, as a spiritual writer, that Saint Bonaventure has had his greatest and most lasting impact. His … In Thee, O Lord, may my mind and my heart         to distinguish good from evil by the light of Thy holy teaching; the gift of piety: ever ready and cheerful in Thy service, var sc_project=10564706; my rest, my endless peace. PRAYER FOR THE GIFTS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT Amen. "statcounter.com/counter/counter.js'>"). and pour out your anger upon them. Grant them for the honor of Thy Holy Name, Copyright © 2021 Eternal Word Television Network, Inc. Irondale, Alabama. St. Bonaventure was a 13th century Franciscan friar, scholar, priest, and Doctor of the Church who had a tender devotion to the Blessed Mother. #1 Holy Virgin, I beg of you, when my soul shall depart from my body, be pleased to meet and receive it. Dear St. Bonaventure Cardinal, Bishop and Doctor of the Church, you chose a life that embraced mortification and great humiliation. First, grant us the gift of understanding, By which your precepts may enlighten our minds. Let those who seek for miracles invoke the glorious St. Anthony. my life and my death. and to take it in thine arms. Mother of Mercy, Prayer of St. Bonaventure to the Holy Spirit. * Due to COVID-19, we have had to adjust Adoration at Saint Bonaventure. the sick rise up restored to perfect health. PRAYER OF. scJsHost+ the grace of being sustained by your sweet presence. St. Bonaventure, pray for us . St. Bonaventure you were known to say “One should carefully beware of decreasing, Prayer of St. Bonaventure to the Holy Spirit Lord, Jesus, as God's Spirit came down and rested upon you. when it is departing from this world, and to Thy praise and glory may every work of mine be done. as a pleasant perfume, Prayer of Saint Bonaventure: PostMissam: St. Bonaventure (1218-1274) was born in Tuscany and became a Franciscan. Amen. He received the name of Bonaventure in consequence of an exclamation of St. Francis of Assisi, when, in response to the pleading of the child's mother, the saint prayed for John's recovery from a dangerous illness, and, foreseeing the future greatness of the little John, cried out "O Buona ventura"-O good fortune! let us feel the help of your arm. lost things are found, Prayer of Saint Bonaventure after Communion Pierce, O most sweet Lord Jesus, my inmost soul with the most joyous and healthful wound of thy love, and with true, calm and most holy apostolic charity, that my soul may ever languish and melt with entire love and longing for thee, may yearn for thee and for thy courts, may long to be dissolved and to be with thee. my delight, my joy, my consolation, St. Bonaventure's Church, a 16th-century Portuguese church is situated on the beach in Erangal near Mumbai. the brightness of everlasting light, Requests can be entered below, left in one of the prayer boxes located in the church and chapel or by calling the parish office at (925) 672-5800. 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