Novena to the Holy Spirit for Pentecost

The Novena for Pentecost is such an important novena dedicated to the Holy Spirit. Through Pentecost, celebrated 50 days after Easter, Catholics from all over the world celebrate the descent of the Holy Spirit on the Church. It is a powerful 9 days of prayers that is meant to help us open ourselves up to the third person of the Holy Spirit.
Even if the Novena to the Holy Spirit is particularly indicated for Pentecost, you can recite it any time you want during the year.
In particular, through this Novena we want to ask the Holy Spirit to enrich us with some special gifts, that are Charity, Joy, Peace, Patience, Kindness, Faithfulness, Gentleness, Self-control and Goodness.
Here is a beautiful Catholic Chaplet dedicated to the Holy Spirit.
Use it for the Novena to the Holy Spirit and discover how to recite it.

Holy Spirit Chaplet for Novena

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Novena to the Holy Spirit - Day 1 | Prayer for Charity

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit.
Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate.
 
O Holy Spirit,
by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all.
By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name.
By Your love, we are protected from evil.
And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for Your gift of Charity within us.
 
The great Charity of all the host of Saints is only made possible by Your power,
O Divine Spirit.
Increase in me the virtue of charity that I may love
as God loves with the selflessness of the Saints.
 
Holy Spirit we ask for the grace of [mention your intention here].
Amen.
 
Come Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful and enkindle in them the fire of your love.
Send forth Your Spirit and they shall be created.
And You shall renew the face of the earth.
 
O God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit,
did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grand that by the same Holy Spirit we may be
truly wise and ever enjoy His consolations, through Christ Our Lord.
Amen.
 
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.

Novena to the Holy Spirit - Day 2 | Prayer for Joy and Happiness

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
 
Let us bow down 
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit.
Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate.
 
O Holy Spirit,
by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all.
By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name.
By Your love, we are protected from evil.
And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for Your gift of Joy within us.
 
All of the Saints are marked with an uncompromisable Joy in time of trial, difficulty and pain.
Give us, O Holy Spirit, the Joy that surpasses all understanding that we may live
as a witness to Your love and fidelity.

Holy Spirit we ask for the grace of [mention your intention here].
Amen.
 
Come Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful and enkindle in them the fire of your love.
Send forth Your Spirit and they shall be created.
And You shall renew the face of the earth.
 
O God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit,
did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grand that by the same Holy Spirit we may be
truly wise and ever enjoy His consolations, through Christ Our Lord.
Amen.
 
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.

Novena to the Holy Spirit - Day 3 | Prayer for Peace

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit.
Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate.
 
O Holy Spirit,
by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all.
By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name.
By Your love, we are protected from evil.
And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for Your gift of Peace within us.
 
The Saints were tempted, attacked and accused by the devil who is the destroyer of peace.
When we are accused by the devil, come to our aid as our Advocate and
give us Peace that lasts through all trials.

Holy Spirit we ask for the grace of [mention your intention here].
Amen.
 
Come Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful and enkindle in them the fire of your love.
Send forth Your Spirit and they shall be created.
And You shall renew the face of the earth.
 
O God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit,
did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grand that by the same Holy Spirit we may be
truly wise and ever enjoy His consolations, through Christ Our Lord.
Amen.
 
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.

Novena to the Holy Spirit - Day 4 | Prayer for Patience

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit.
Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate.
 
O Holy Spirit,
by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all.
By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name.
By Your love, we are protected from evil.
And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for Your gift of Patience within us.
 
O Holy Spirit, You give lavishly to those who ask.
Please, give us the Patience of the Saints who are now with you in heaven.
Help us to endure everything with an eternal patience that is only possible with Your help.
 
Holy Spirit we ask for the grace of [mention your intention here].
Amen.
 
Come Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful and enkindle in them the fire of your love.
Send forth Your Spirit and they shall be created.
And You shall renew the face of the earth.
 
O God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit,
did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grand that by the same Holy Spirit we may be
truly wise and ever enjoy His consolations, through Christ Our Lord.
Amen.
 
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.

Novena to the Holy Spirit - Day 5 | Prayer for Kindness

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit.
Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate.
 
O Holy Spirit,
by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all.
By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name.
By Your love, we are protected from evil.
And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for Your gift of Kindness within us.
 
Jesus approached sinners with immense Kindness.
Holy Paraclete, please treat us humble sinners with the same kindness
and give us the ability to treat all others with that kindness as well.
 
Holy Spirit we ask for the grace of [mention your intention here].
Amen.
 
Come Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful and enkindle in them the fire of your love.
Send forth Your Spirit and they shall be created.
And You shall renew the face of the earth.
 
O God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit,
did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grand that by the same Holy Spirit we may be
truly wise and ever enjoy His consolations, through Christ Our Lord.
Amen.
 
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.

Novena to the Holy Spirit - Day 6 | Prayer for Faithfulness

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit.
Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate.
 
O Holy Spirit,
by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all.
By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name.
By Your love, we are protected from evil.
And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for Your gift of Faithfulness within us.
 
You, O Lord, are ever faithful.
You are faithful until the end.
Though we are weak and distracted, please give us the grace to be faithful to You as you are to us. 
 
Holy Spirit we ask for the grace of [mention your intention here].
Amen.
 
Come Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful and enkindle in them the fire of your love.
Send forth Your Spirit and they shall be created.
And You shall renew the face of the earth.
 
O God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit,
did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grand that by the same Holy Spirit we may be
truly wise and ever enjoy His consolations, through Christ Our Lord.
Amen.
 
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.

Novena to the Holy Spirit - Day 7 | Prayer for Gentleness

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit.
Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate.
 
O Holy Spirit,
by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all.
By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name.
By Your love, we are protected from evil.
And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for Your gift of Gentleness within us.
 
Despite the gravity of our sins, O Lord you treat us with Gentleness.
Dear Holy Spirit, give us Your power to treat all in our lives with the Gentleness of the Saints.

Holy Spirit we ask for the grace of [mention your intention here].
Amen.
 
Come Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful and enkindle in them the fire of your love.
Send forth Your Spirit and they shall be created.
And You shall renew the face of the earth.
 
O God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit,
did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grand that by the same Holy Spirit we may be
truly wise and ever enjoy His consolations, through Christ Our Lord.
Amen.
 
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.

Novena to the Holy Spirit - Day 8 | Prayer for Self-control

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit.
Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate.
 
O Holy Spirit,
by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all.
By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name.
By Your love, we are protected from evil.
And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for Your gift of Self-control within us.
 
Your Martyrs had the overwhelming self-control to go joyfully to a painful death without shrinking from the opportunity to join You in heaven.
Give us this self-control to have command over
our emotions and desires that we may serve You more fully.

Holy Spirit we ask for the grace of [mention your intention here].
Amen.
 
Come Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful and enkindle in them the fire of your love.
Send forth Your Spirit and they shall be created.
And You shall renew the face of the earth.
 
O God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit,
did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grand that by the same Holy Spirit we may be
truly wise and ever enjoy His consolations, through Christ Our Lord.
Amen.
 
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.

Novena to the Holy Spirit - Day 9 | Prayer for Goodness

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit.
Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate.
 
O Holy Spirit,
by Your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all.
By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name.
By Your love, we are protected from evil.
And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for Your gift of Goodness within us.
 
We want to be like Your Saints in heaven.
Holy Spirit, renew us by Your power with Your Goodness that we may bring the Good News to the world.
 
Holy Spirit we ask for the grace of [mention your intention here].
Amen.
 
Come Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful and enkindle in them the fire of your love.
Send forth Your Spirit and they shall be created.
And You shall renew the face of the earth.
 
O God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit,
did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grand that by the same Holy Spirit we may be
truly wise and ever enjoy His consolations, through Christ Our Lord.
Amen.
 
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
Amen.

 

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