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4 Saints for 4 desperate situations, and prayers to them

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These saints are powerful intercessors when you need God the most.

All hopeless cases

One of the original 12 Apostles, Jude was often forgotten throughout history because of his name. In Latin his name is “Judas,” but he is not the same person as Judas Iscariot. People were afraid of praying to him in case they invoked the wrong “Judas.” For this reason, he is the patron saint of all impossible causes and is widely known for countless miracles that have occurred through his intercession.

Most holy Apostle, St. Jude, faithful servant and friend of Jesus,  the Church honors and invokes you universally, as the patron of difficult cases, of things almost despaired of, Pray for me, I am so helpless and alone. Intercede with God for me that He bring visible and speedy help where help is  almost despaired of. Come to my assistance in this great need that I may receive  the consolation and help of heaven in all my necessities, tribulations, and  sufferings, particularly – (make your request here) – and that I may praise  God with you and all the saints forever. I promise, O Blessed St. Jude, to be ever mindful of this great favor granted me by God and to always honor you as  my special and powerful patron, and to gratefully encourage devotion to you. Amen.

Read more: Feeling alone and depressed? Pray this prayer to St. Jude for hope

Read more: 4 Saints of impossible causes, and prayers to them

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