Monday, November 3, 2014

Saint Martin de Porres' Feast Day



Today is the feast day of St. Martin de Porres. He is the patron Saint of;
African-Americans
Bi-racial people
Barbers
Hairdressers
Race relations
Social justice
Light a purple and white candle in honor of him to bring harmony to your household and relationships. You can also petition him for better health and increased financial security. His symbols are the broom and crucifix.
Prayer;
To you, Saint Martin de Porres, we prayerfully lift up our hearts filled with your confidence and devotion. We are mindful of your limitless charity which knows no judgment and also of your meek and humble heart. We offer our petitions to you. Pour out upon our families the precious gifts of your generous intercession. Show the people of every color and class the paths of unity and of justice. We implore you to hear our requests and prayers.