Prayer to the Sacred Heart
by Saint Francis De Sales
May Thy Heart dwell always in our hearts!
May Thy Blood ever flow in the veins of our souls!
O sun of our hearts, Thou givest life to all things by the rays
of Thy goodness!
I will not go until Thy Heart has strengthened me, O Lord Jesus!
May the Heart of Jesus be the King of my heart!
Blessed be God. Amen.
Promises to all who pray with devotion to the Sacred
1. I will give them all the graces necessary
for their state in life.
2. I will establish peace in their families.
3. I will comfort them in all their difficulties
4. I will be their secure refuge during life
and especially at death.
5. I will shed abundant blessings upon all their
6. Sinners shall find in My Heart a boundless
ocean of mercy.
7. Lukewarm souls shall become fervent.
8. Fervent souls shall rise speedily to great
9. I will bless every house in which a picture
of my Sacred Heart shall be displayed and honoured.
10.I will give priests the power of touching
the hardest hearts.
11.Those who propagate this devotion shall have
their names written in My Heart and they shall never be effaced.
12.I promise you that My all powerful love will
grant to all those who receive Holy Communion on the First Friday
of every month for nine consecutive months, the grace of final
perseverance; they shall not die under my displeasure nor without
receiving the Sacraments and my Divine Heart shall be their safe
refuge at that last hour.
Sacred Heart of Jesus, I place all my trust in you