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Today is Saturday, May 4, 2024

Welcome to Daily Prayer for Today, a moment of reflection and connection with the divine. In these daily sessions, we come together to express gratitude, seek guidance, and find solace in the sacred.

Whether you’re new to prayer or have a longstanding practice, this space welcomes everyone. Join us as we take a few moments each day to center ourselves, offer thanks, and seek inspiration for the challenges ahead.

Let this be a daily pause in your routine, a time to connect with the spiritual and find peace in the present moment.

It is not only a good practice to begin and go through each day with a daily prayer, but essential.

Prayers are the only way we can communicate with God and the only way he can communicate back.

It is essential to have a daily prayer routine beginning in the morning after waking up and at every stage during the day till you go back to bed.

A daily prayer routine starts in the morning with a prayer to thank God for waking up, then before each meal, also before facing any challenging situation for you or those around you, and finally before going to bed. Some prayers you can use are prayers like:

Empowering Daily Prayer for Strength, Wisdom, and Positivity

Your Guide to a Purposeful and Joyful Life

Dear Heavenly Father, thank you for this new day and the opportunities it brings. Please guide me and give me the strength to face any challenges that come my way. Help me to be kind, understanding, and patient with myself and others.

Grant me the wisdom to make good decisions and the courage to follow the path that leads to goodness and love. Fill my heart with gratitude and positivity, and let me be a source of light and encouragement to those around me.

May your love and grace surround me, protecting me from harm and leading me towards a life filled with purpose and joy. I surrender my worries and fears to you, trusting that you are always with me. Amen.

Daily Prayer for Strength

Oh Lord my God, You give me all the strength that I need in life. As I undergo this trying moment, offer me a yoke that is good to bear and a burden that is light.

Dear Father, You may take away this burden that I have, but if it is Your will that bears it, then shower me with Your strength and fortitude.

Dear Lord, do not leave me alone for sometimes I feel like letting go. The fear and the pain that engulfs me is a bit too much, and I feel that I do not have the strength to push through on my own.

Lord Jesus, You have assured us that when we turn to You, You will always hear our prayers.

I know that I am undergoing this because of a sin I have committed or in preparation for higher service to You. Therefore Lord God, grant me the strength that I need today, and may Your will be done in my life.

Forgive me my sins and guide me so that I do not fall into temptations. Focus Your eyes on me for all my hopes rest in You. I pray this in the mighty name of Jesus. Amen

Daily Morning Prayer

Lord God, let me not be separated from You today. Help me to choose to do Your will today and may everything I do be good and according to Your Holy Will.

May I be of benefit to my family, friends, neighbours, and the entire community.

Dear Lord, May every step I take and every move I make lead me closer to You. Help me to not work by my feelings, but by Your Word. Protect me from my own sinful thoughts, words, and actions and keep my heart pure and unblemished.

Lord God, suppress my selfish wants and vain thoughts and help me embrace Your Wish for me today. Father, help me to accept all that comes my way today as a lesson and an opportunity rather than an inconvenience.

Father, always help me to remember that You are always a gift in my life. Amen.

Daily Bread Prayer

Our Father who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name.

Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.

Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses,

as we forgive those who trespass against us, and lead us not into temptation,

but deliver us from evil.

For the kingdom, the power, and the glory are Yours, now and forever. Amen.”

Daily Prayer for School

Lord God, we bring our school into Your mighty hands. May You bless the learners, teachers, and staff who work here so that the learning process, to discover how great You are, happens smoothly.

May You, Almighty God, make our school be a place of great discovery, adventure, and also a place where we all learn to love as well love to learn.

Help us to respect, value, and treat each other as brothers and sisters. We pray this through Jesus Christ our Lord and saviour. Amen.

Daily Evening Prayer

O Lord, I thank You very much for all the graces I have received from You today. Forgive me, Dear Lord, if I have not utilized them to the fullest and I beg that You give me another chance to utilize them.

Lord God, I resent all the sins that I have committed against You. I beg for Your forgiveness. Shower me with Your grace and love so that I do not repeat the sins.

My Lord Jesus, have pity on me and all my loved ones and protect us this night. My dear Blessed Mother Mary pray for me for protection this night.

May St. Joseph, angels, and all the saints in heaven pray for me tonight so that I may be protected from snares of sin and evil. Amen.

Daily Night Prayer

Almighty and ever-living God, I am guilty of forgetting that You are with me always. I also forget how good You have been to me. I am sincerely sorry for that.

Dear Lord, I am thirsting to know You more and more. I want to better understand Your promises and Your teachings so that I can learn to put You first in everything I do in life.

Oh Lord my God, You told us not to worry about tomorrow but focus instead on our God-given tasks today. Help me then to live one day at a time.

Tonight Dear Lord, I place my trust in the promises You have made to mankind that when we know, love, serve praise and glorify You, You will take care of all our relational, spiritual, emotional, financial, social and physical needs.

Help me to worry less and to trust You more and more. In Jesus’ name, I pray and believe. Amen.

Daily Prayer for Blessing

Oh Lord my God, You are Holy indeed, the fountain of all Holiness. You have blessed me in every way for I have been faithful to You despite falling by the wayside every now and then.

Father, I cannot count the many blessings You have given me. I cannot thank You enough for the overflowing graces and unconditional love that You have showered down upon me without expectations and without measure. 

Dear Lord, I beg You to continue showering me with Your immense blessings, love, and graces and protect me from the evil one. Lord, I worship and adore You and I bless Your holy name forever and ever. Amen.

Daily Prayer for Family

Oh Lord my God, I pray that You protect my family. Grant today, safety to my spouse, my children, my parents, my family members, and me too.

Dear Lord, let Your mighty hand lead all of us through the correct path that You have prepared for us today.

Remove all enemies and forces of the evil one from our path, so that they may not hinder us from serving You today. May Your light shine brightly along our path so that we may not get blinded by the evil one.

We know that nobody can be against us because You are for us. Please, dear Lord, guide and watch over all of us today so that we may go and come back home safely after serving You today. Amen.

Daily Prayer for Dedication to God

Daily Catholic Prayers, Morning Prayer, Midday Prayers, Night Prayers
Daily Catholic Prayers, Morning Prayer, Midday Prayers, Night Prayers

Oh my God and creator of heaven and earth, I come before You with great humility.

Together with all Angels and Saints, I adore and glorify You for You are my Creator, my Alpha and Omega.

I offer You my life and being and I submit to Your Holy Will and dedicate myself today to Your divine service. Amen.

Daily Meditation Prayer

Lord Jesus Christ, You taught us to slip away to a quiet and serene place to pray and meditate when the world’s turbulence comes our way.

Lord Jesus, You gave us the perfect example of always praying and meditating when our willpower is pushed beyond limits, for it is the best alternative to resulting in anger, anxiety, and frustration.

Lord God, whenever we are unable to pray, You usually know our needs and the wishes of our hearts. Please, sweet Jesus, help us to continue doing Your Holy will and walking in Your path.

We also pray, dear Heavenly Father, for those who do not believe in You and have no personal communion with You.

Walk beside us dear Lord so that we can become the salt of the earth and the light of the world. May Your peace, joy, and love be felt by all people we come across.

May we become living witnesses of Your goodness and providence, and may Your mighty name be glorified forever and ever. Amen.

Daily Prayer for Women

👉 Dear Jesus, Thank you for rescuing me and making me Your precious daughter. Thank you for giving me your gifts of forgiveness, grace, and boundless love.

Lord Jesus, allow all these gifts to cover and become every part of my life. Give me strength through Your Word and fashion me to become the woman You desire me to be so that I can always honor You in my life and marriage.

Dear Lord, make my marriage strong so that it can be a reflection of Your perfect love, and be the symbol of grace and commitment to the family values that you have taught us.

Lord Jesus, help me to see my husband as your beloved child for whom you died on the cross, and always help me to love him with the intimate and abundant love you have shone on me.

Jesus Christ, when I fail, forgive me, when I fall into sin and stumble, make me accountable. And when You find me wallowing in the consequences of sin, please lift me up, dust me, comfort me, and guide me back to the right path to You.

Help me Dear Lord to do everything that brings glory, praise, and honour to Your name and light to this dark world.

I pray all these believing and trusting in Your mighty name O Jesus. Amen.

Daily Devotional Prayer

Oh God, I express my gratitude for the arrival of this fresh day and the chance it brings to strengthen my bond with you.

Please lead me as I dedicate myself to studying your teachings and engaging in heartfelt conversations with you.

Assist me in attuning my ears to your gentle guidance and in faithfully adhering to your purpose for my existence.

Grant me the resilience to triumph over obstacles that come my way, and bless me with discernment to make wise choices.

I entreat for your safeguarding and tranquility to encompass not only my own life but also the lives of those dear to me.

I express my gratitude for the boundless love and benevolence you bestow upon us. In the name of Jesus, I affirm these prayers. Amen.

Jesus Daily Prayer

Dear Jesus Christ, I approach you on this day with a heart brimming with affection and appreciation. I express my deep gratitude for the selfless act of laying down your life on the cross, willingly bearing the burden of my transgressions, and restoring my relationship with God.

I am immensely grateful that your sacrificial death and subsequent resurrection have opened the doors for me to establish a profound connection with you, allowing me to encounter the Father’s forgiveness and grace in a deeply personal manner.

I implore you to assist me in walking in your footsteps each day, faithfully carrying out the duties of a devoted disciple.

May your Holy Spirit indwell within me, providing me with the strength and ability to love and serve others just as you exemplified.

My prayer is that your name will be exalted and honored, and that countless individuals will come to recognize you as their Redeemer and experience salvation through you. In your precious and revered name, I affirm these words. Amen.

Daily Prayer for Myself

Lord, I humbly ask for your forgiveness for the occasions when I have spoken and acted without considering the consequences.

Heavenly Father, kindly prompt me to view self-control as a surrender to your divine authority. It entails relying on the Holy Spirit to direct my path and guide my decisions, rather than solely relying on my own human effort.

Beloved Lord Jesus Christ, in the face of Satan’s temptations, to demonstrate Your power without restraint, You triumphed with unwavering self-control.

Today, I invoke Your holy and revered Name, beseeching You to bestow upon me the same invaluable virtue that is crucial in various facets of my existence.

Lord, I humbly implore Your aid and direction, as I enter into prayer and present my heartfelt requests before You. May Your Holy Spirit infuse me with strength and empower me for the journey ahead. Amen.

Daily Prayer for Peace

Oh Lord, whose greatness surpasses our comprehension, guide us in seeking You and You alone.

Father, aid us in standing before the vast realm of our abilities and help us seek what You would do, following Your example.

Lord, release us from the pressure to accomplish everything we can, and instead, let us surrender to Your desired purpose for us.

Grant us the wisdom to avoid the constant busyness that disturbs our inner peace and throws us off balance. Grant us, on this day, Your divine tranquility. Amen.

Daily Prayer for Hope

Gracious Father, as your devoted servant, I humbly approach you today, yearning for hope. In moments of helplessness and weakness, I seek solace. Father, I beseech you for the gift of hope.

I crave hope for a brighter future, hope for a better existence. Lord, I long for hope in love and kindness. It is said that the darkest hour is just before dawn.

I pray that this holds true, for darkness seems to envelop me now. I yearn for your illuminating light, Lord, in every aspect of my life.

Father, I pray to be immersed in Your radiant glow, to bask in Your glory, and to find reassurance that the world is aligned according to Your Divine plan and will.

Guide me to walk in your light, and enable me to lead a life filled with faith and splendor. In your Name, I offer this prayer. Amen.

Prayer for Today

Father, we entreat that through Your boundless grace, we will testify to Your glory by the day’s end. We will achieve this by following the path illuminated by Your divine presence, and You, blessed God, will guide us steadfastly.

Your comforting presence will fortify us to persevere even when we feel like surrendering, Lord. Your purpose will rejuvenate our wavering hopes.

Father, no harmful circumstance shall befall us on this day. Instead, we anticipate moments of joy and miracles, all orchestrated by Your hand.

We are deeply grateful for Your eternal love, Father, and it is in Your holy Name that we offer this prayer. Amen.

Daily Intercessory Prayer

O God, we implore you to rescue us and extend your mercy to the elderly, the young, the impoverished, the orphaned, the widowed, and all those who suffer from illness and grief, facing troubles, afflictions, oppression, captivity, and imprisonment.

Most importantly, shower your mercy upon your faithful servants who endure persecution for your sake and for the Christian faith, facing hostility from unbelieving nations, those who have abandoned their faith, and heretics.

Remember them, visit and strengthen them, and bring them solace, Lord. Through your abundant grace, grant them relief, liberation, and deliverance by your mighty power. Amen.

Daily Prayer for Marriage

Mighty Father, the creator of all things in this world, every detail conceived by Your wisdom. Nothing is flawed in Your marvelous creation. Your awe-inspiring nature leaves me humbled. I express my profound love for You, Lord!

Gracious and merciful Father, on this day, I offer my gratitude for the precious gift of a life partner, carefully crafted by You in Your own likeness.

Father, You knew us even before our birth, foreseeing our union. As husband and wife, You have entrusted us with responsibilities.

With unwavering faith and boundless love, I place my trust in You to shield us from the malevolent forces that dwell in this unpredictable world. Amen.

Daily Prayer Before Meal

Lord, what a benevolent Father You are! You abundantly provide us with an array of delicious food, a dwelling place, a loving family, a place of worship in the church, means of employment for sustenance, and countless other blessings.

We are deeply grateful to You, particularly for this meal we are about to partake in; we acknowledge that it too comes from Your hand.

Father, we recognize that nothing occurs beyond Your divine will, and it brings You pleasure to bless us so abundantly.

Lord, Your kindness towards us exceeds what we truly deserve. Your forgiving nature shines upon Your children, whom You have redeemed through the sacrifice of Your Son’s life.

It is beyond our expectations that He would die for us, and You would shower us with such blessings.

We understand that offering our praises and thanksgiving is a sacrifice that pleases You, and thus, we express our gratitude and lift our voices in praise for Your unwavering kindness.

In the Name above all names of Jesus Christ, I pray. Amen.

Prayer for a Good Day

Gracious Lord, I express my gratitude for awakening me this morning to embrace a new day and dedicate my life to serving You. You bring genuine goodness into my existence.

While I acknowledge that there are countless potential difficulties that may arise today, I choose to center my thoughts on Your benevolence.

I beseech You to guide me in experiencing a positive day, regardless of the ever-changing circumstances that surround me.

Grant me the insight and perception to recognize opportunities where I can extend a helping hand or offer solace to those in pain.

Instill in me the virtue of selflessness, prompting me to prioritize the well-being of others. As this day concludes, remind me to express my appreciation for each blessing You have bestowed upon me.

May I always find joy in the smallest and greatest gifts that flow from Your divine grace. I offer this prayer in the name of Jesus. Amen.

Prayer Just for Today

Oh Dear God, Just for today, help me, to always remember that my life is a gift from You and my health a blessing.

Help me to realize that this is an awesome new day filled with limitless potential and that I can bring something fully new, unique and helpful into this world.

God, Just for today, remind me to be kind and patient to my loved ones, my classmates and my workmates too.

Teach me, Dear Lord, to see and realize all the beauty that I so often miss, and to listen consciously to the silent longing of my own soul.

Help me, God, to remember You today. Make my day today to be a good day full of great joys and love. Amen.

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The founder of Catholicreadings.org is Laban Thua Gachie. I am a Commissioned Lector, a commissioned Liturgy Minister, and a Commissioned member of the Catholic Men Association. We at Catholic Daily Readings, operate the catholicreadings.org, a Catholic Church-related website and we pride ourself in providing you, on a daily basis the following; 1. Catholic Daily Mass Readings 2. Reflections on those Daily Readings 3. Daily prayers 4. Bible Verse of the Day 5. Saint of the Day