Novena Prayer to St Aidan Patron of the Diocese of Ferns 

Novena begins on 21st January

Almighty God,our creator and guide. You chose St. Aidan to establish a church at Ferns and to preach the Good News of your son, Jesus Christ. As we celebrate his feast,we give thanks for his witness and teaching. Through his intercession,we pray that we remain true to the faith which he brought to Ferns: that we listen to the word of God; following the teaching of our Holy Father; and remain loyal to the tradition of our faith. All powerful Father, through the intercession of St Aidan, I ask you to listen to and grant my prayer and request… I ask these prayers through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit,One God for ever and ever. Amen

St Aidan,Patron Saint of the Diocese of Ferns.              Feast day 30th January.