Catholics interpret the Marian invocation of Mary Help of Christians in the figure of the Virgin Mary mother of the child Jesus, they believe that this brings with it the help or the salvation of God towards humanity, because men are his children and feel on them the desire to hold them under the bond of filial affection.
It is believed that the power of the Virgin Help of Christians is as limitless as the faith towards her.
His image and prayer are placed in churches, but especially it is also done in homes where from his place he protects the dwelling from all evil or disturbances that may be found affecting the peace of the family and the harmony of the house.
We pray to this saint:
- In gratitude for your miracles,
- to find in her the lost faith,
- to ask a favor and
- to bless the temples.
Prayer to put on the front door of the house
Lady and mistress of this house, I ask you to deign to show in it Your powerful help, preserving it from disease, vice, storms, fire, thieves and all the calamities You know.
Bless, protect, defend and keep as your thing the people who haveabitaand that they will live in it, preserve them from all misfortunes and accidents, and grant them above all the very important grace of avoiding sin.
O Mary Help of Christians, pray for all who live in this home that has been consecrated to you forever. Amen.
Prayer to make a special request to Mary Help of Christians
I trust you, I know that you always listen to our prayers and attend to our needs, I know that you can help me at this time, and that is why I ask you, Mary Help of Christians (make the request).
I have faith, no one but You can help me. I leave this concern that afflicts me in your hands.
I am your son / daughter, do not abandon me. I entrust you also to all those who need you, especially my family. Cover us with your Mantle that protects us from all evil, and give us your Blessing. Amen
Prayer to mission in the name of the Virgin Help of Christians
Oh Mary, Mother and Help of the Church, you who share the glory of the risen Christ, continue with your maternal intercession, cooperating for our salvation.
Take care of us who are on pilgrimage in the midst of dangers and difficulties, and help us to carry with generous dedication the weight and joy of our apostolic mission. Amen