This is a beautiful prayer to be said during Advent. It is a prayer that is directed to both Jesus and St Jude.
St. Jude Prayer for Advent
Lord Jesus, your power is infinite, your glory, everlasting. Quietly you come,
as a tiny baby. Ready my heart for the miracle of your birth.
Bring light to this dark world, waiting silently for your warmth in the coldness
of the night. Waiting is itself your gift, animating my heart with anticipation.
Bless me with needed patience and faithful discipline to prayerfully prepare to
welcome and greet you. St. Jude, eternal hope, let your holiness flow into me.
May Christmas joy and burning love take root in me and grow until they
bloom on Christmas Day, to carry joy to the world and inspire hope to
renew the face of the earth.
Return to the St Jude Prayer.