Sacred Heart Novena
DAY 9 - JUNE 15
Jesus, Sacred Heartbeat of God, love through us in the sacred homeland of our hearts.
Call to Prayer
“It is only with the heart that one sees rightly.” Helen Keller
Scripture (John 19:34)
But one of the soldiers pierced His side with a spear, and immediately blood and water came out.
Silence: Reflect on the sacred homeland of your heart. How has your heart expanded in reverence for yourself, others, the earth?
Presentation Litany of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
Jesus, Burning Heartbeat of God and Son of Mary…
--call us to passionate discipleship.
Jesus, Homeless Heartbeat of God…
--grace us with hospitality for all.
Jesus, Merciful Heartbeat of God…
--open us to the vulnerable and weary.
Jesus, Suffering Heartbeat of God…
--reveal the path of justice and peace.
Jesus, Forgiving Heartbeat of God…
--stir courage within us for new beginnings.
Jesus, Wounded Heartbeat of God…
--heal us for service.
Jesus, Creative Heartbeat of God…
--stretch us into new visions and dreams of You.
Jesus, Liberating Heartbeat of God…
--free us from darkness.
Jesus Sacred Heartbeat of God…
--love through us in the sacred homeland of our hearts.
May the Sacred Heartbeat of God bring our pierced hearts to hallowed places of passion and peace. We pray that the sacred homeland of our hearts will be fertile with the love of Jesus and that compassion and reverence for ourselves and our Earth take root. May we journey gatherer from the homeland of our hearts to the homeland of eternity…into the Sacred Heartbeat of God.
Heartbeat of God, create within each of us, your daughters and sons, a sacred heart.