The Rosary Apostolate


 The Joyful Mysteries

Mondays and Saturdays
These recall the Incarnation of the Son of God, the Annunciation, the Nativity and the principal episodes of the life of the child, Jesus.  The moments in which Mary has a leading role are also mentioned.

OPENING PRAYERS

First Mystery
The Annunciation of the Angel to Mary and the Incarnation of the Son of God in her
Luke 1:26-38

Second Mystery
The visit of the Virgin Mary to her cousin Elizabeth
Luke 1:39-56

Third Mystery
The Birth of the Son of God in Bethlehem
Luke 2:1-20

Fourth Mystery
The presentation of the Child Jesus in the Temple of Jerusalem
Luke 2:22-40

Fifth Mystery
The Virgin Mary and Saint Joseph meet the Child Jesus in the temple, after having lost Him
Luke 2:41-52

CLOSING PRAYERS

Rosary for Peace

First Mystery
We offer this Mystery for N. our Pope, N. our Bishop, for all priests, deacons and religious of the Church that they may be faithful to their vocation.

Second Mystery
We offer this Mystery for world leaders, that Jesus may dwell in their hearts and rule with truth and justice.

Third Mystery 
We offer this Mystery for parents and for marriages, that selfishness can be completely eradicated from families, and in that way they may be open to life, and trusting in the Child Jesus.

Fourth Mystery
We offer this Mystery for entrepreneurs so that their companies have values, practice them and pass them on to their employees. For the communication media to promote values through their content.

Fifth Mystery
We offer this Mystery for those who have turned away from God so they may find Him and never again be separated from Him.