About St. Ambrose
Feast Day: December 7
Saint Ambrose is the Patron Saint of Learning.
He was known as the “Honey Tongued Doctor” because of his great ability to teach, preach and live the Catholic faith. His teaching played an important role in the conversion of St. Augustine, whom he baptized.
St. Ambrose Novena Prayers
Blessed servant of God, St. Ambrose, we pray today for Learning.
Intercede for us! God blessed you with faith, understanding and the great ability to preach the sweet words of the Gospel. Please pray for the education and wisdom of:
(Mention your intentions)
Holy St. Ambrose, you are called the Honey Tongued Doctor because of your ability to help others learn the Truth of Christianity. We invoke your powerful intercession, confident in the hope that you will hear our prayers and obtain for us the special grace of knowledge and wisdom.
Lord God, you made St. Ambrose an outstanding teacher of the faith. We are in awe of his faith and so we ask that you pray for us…
Pray for us, that we will always seek truth.
Pray for us, that we will have the grace to put our knowledge to use in building the kingdom of God on Earth.
Pray for us, that we may be encouraged when studies are difficult and when we are tempted to give up
Pray for us, that our eyes and hearts will be opened to Your Presence.
Pray for us, that we may be able to grasp the truth when it is held out to us.
Pray for us, that we will be more open to listening and learning during the Holy Mass and in prayer.
Pray for us, that we may know how to find You and love You in all the things you have made.
Pray for us, that we will continue to learn every day of our lives no matter what the subject may be.
Pray for us, that we may be know that all knowledge leads to You.
Help us, St. Ambrose, to live our lives seeking truth and wisdom. Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.
St. Ambrose is the Patron Saint of…
The intercession of St. Ambrose is called on especially in the following cases:
You can pray the St. Ambrose Novena for any reason that you want, so go ahead and start praying!