Prayers kids should know

The Adoration of the Trinity, Albrecht Durer (1511)

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  • Sign of the Cross

    In the name of the Father (touch your forehead) And of the Son (touch the center of your chest) And of the Holy (touch your left shoulder) Spirit (touch your right shoulder) + Amen + It is called the Sign of the Cross because we sign ourselves with a cross when we say the prayer.1… Continue reading Sign of the Cross

  • Our Father

    Our Father Who art in Heaven, hallowed be Thy name. Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done, on earth as it is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us, and lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.… Continue reading Our Father

  • Hail Mary

    Hail Mary, full of grace. The Lord is with thee. Blessed art thou among women and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus. Holy Mary, Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our death. + Amen + The Hail Mary is a very powerful prayer after the Our… Continue reading Hail Mary

  • Glory Be

    Glory be to the FatherAnd to the SonAnd to the Holy Spirit, As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall it be, world without end. + Amen +

  • Apostles’ Creed

    I believe in God, the Father Almighty, Creator of Heaven and earth; And in Jesus Christ, His only Son Our Lord, Who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died, and was buried. He descended into Hell; the third day He rose again from the… Continue reading Apostles’ Creed

  • Act of Contrition

    O my God, I am heartily sorry for having offended You because of Your just punishments, the loss of Heaven and the pains of Hell, but most of all because they offend You, who are all good, and worthy of all my love. I firmly resolve, with the help of Thy grace, to confess my… Continue reading Act of Contrition

  • Act of Love

    O my God, I love you above all things with my whole heart and soul, because you are all good and worthy of all my love. I love my neighbor as myself for the love of you. I forgive all who have injured me and I ask pardon of those whom I have injured. +… Continue reading Act of Love

  • The Rosary

    The Rosary is the greatest weapon God has ever forged. If there is only one prayer you say today, it must be the Rosary and it must be said with devotion. This is how to recite the Rosary: Begin with the following prayers: Apostles’ Creed Our Father Hail Mary (recite 3 times) Glory Be Announce… Continue reading The Rosary