54 Day Rosary Novena for Our Nation

Carolina Family Coalition is joining the annual 54-day Rosary Novena for Our Nation is inviting all Catholics in the Carolinas to participate.

The Rosary begins August 15 (feast of the Assumption) and concludes on October 7 (feast of the Holy Rosary).  To participate, please pray 1 Rosary daily from August 15 through October 7 (following the specific mystery calendar below).

If one already prays a daily Rosary, please pray an additional Rosary, specifically for this novena/intention: To heal our country and return it to faithfulness and holiness in God.

54-Day Rosary FAQs

How do I pray the Rosary?

To learn how to pray the Rosary please click here.

What is a 54-day Rosary novena?

It’s a series of 6 novenas of Rosaries (each novena 9 days) first introduced by Our Lady in 1884 to a young girl in Italy. The first 27 days are done for the petition, followed by another 27 days in thanksgiving.  Please see this website for more background/explanation on the 54-Day Rosary novena (click here).

How do I pray a 54-day Rosary novena?

It’s simple, begin the 1st day of the novena with the Joyful Mysteries, 2nd day, Sorrowful mysteries, and the 3rd day the Glorious Mysteries. Then on the 4th day, repeat sequence again. See chart below.

Download the chart by clicking on this image below:

Chart courtesy of www.romancatholicman.com
Per Fr. Heilman: People have asked over time about the Luminous Mysteries — this novena was given by Our Lady as noted above in 1884 and only allows for the Joyful, Sorrowful and Glorious Mysteries.

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