Maria Bambina nativity

maria bambinaReposting from 2009

Many years ago, a very good friend whose name is Mary, gave me a pocket-size novena booklet with this image of Maria Bambina. It also contains a small piece of cotton that has been touched to the miraculous Infant Mary’s image in Milan. I carry it with me always.

Prayer to Maria Bambina

Hail, Infant Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with thee, blessed art thou forever, and blessed are thy holy parents Joachim and Anne, of whom thou wast miraculously born. Mother of God, intercede for us.

We fly to thy patronage, holy and amiable Child Mary, despise not our prayers in our necessities, but deliver us from all dangers, glorious and blessed Virgin.

V. Pray for us, holy Child Mary.

R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Let us Pray: O almighty and merciful God, Who through the cooperation of the Holy Ghost, didst prepare the body and soul of the Immaculate Infant Mary that she might be the worthy Mother of Thy Son, and didst preserve her from all stain, grant that we who venerate with all our hearts her most holy childhood, may be freed, through her merits and intercession, from all uncleanness of mind and body, and be able to imitate her perfect humility, obedience and charity. Through Christ Our Lord. Amen.

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  1. Have a BLESSED day.

  2. That’s wonderful, Evann! Please continue blogging. We have a homeschool family here in Hawaii, aside from me, who recommends your blog to all homeschoolers. Praise our Lord! Thank you for all you do, wonderful lady!

  3. Easter, one day I am going to get to Hawaii and meet all my fans! You are so sweet and thanks from me to you for all that you do. Keep us in your prayers – you are in mine!

  4. what a wonderful gift you received from your friend.

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