Infant of Prague

NOTE: This is a ONE Day Novena

Infant-of-PragueBackground: Infant of Prague veneration is very popular. The statue is a small wooden sculpture of the Child Jesus. It is housed in Our Lady of Victories Church, Prague. Many miracles have been attributed to it. Presentations of the statue often include the invite, “The more you will honour me, the more I will bless you”.

The Novena consists of the following three short prayers, to be said on nine separate occasions during the course of one day.


Cross-RedPrayer 1: O Jesus, who has said ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened to you, through the intercession of Mary, Your Most Holy Mother, I knock, I seek and I ask that my prayer may be granted.

(Share your request… )

Prayer 2: O Jesus, who has said all that you ask of the Father in My Name, He will grant you, through the intercession of Mary, Your Most Holy Mother, I humbly and urgently ask Your Father in Thy Name, that my prayer be granted.

(Repeat your request… )

Prayer 3: O Jesus, who has said, “Heaven and Earth shall pass away, but My word shall not pass”, through the intercession of Mary, Your Most Holy Mother, I place my confidence in You that my prayer will be granted.

(Repeat your request… )

… Infant of Prague, Have Mercy on Us …