Novena for Our Lady of Bandel

Feast of Our Lady of Bandel on the first Saturday of May

“I belong entirely to you,
and all that I have is yours.
I take you for my all.
O Mary, please give me your heart.”

Day 1


“And it shall come to pass afterward that I will pour out My Spirit on all flesh; Your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, Your old men shall dream dreams, Your young men shall see visions.”

Joel 2, 28

Day 2

“He who eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will raise him up at the last day. For my flesh is food indeed, and my blood is drink indeed. As the living Father sent me, and I live because of the Father, so he who eats me will live because of me.”

John 6, 54-57

Day 3

“I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.”

John 6, 11

Day 4

“O give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his steadfast love endures for ever! It is better to take refuge in the LORD than to trust in princes.”

Psalm 118, 1.8-9

Day 5

The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly. 

 John 10, 10

Day 6

My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me; and I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish, and no one shall snatch them out of my hand

 John 10, 27-28

Day 7

Let the peoples praise You, O God; let all the peoples praise You! 

 Ps 67, 5

Day 8

If you know these things, blessed are you if you do them. 

John 13, 17


“Let not your hearts be troubled; believe in God, believe also in me.” 

John 14, 1

Towards a Spirituality of Our Lady of Happy Voyage at Bandel as teacher of wisdom showing us the right path!


“Where did this man get this wisdom and these mighty works? Is not this the carpenter’s son? Is not his mother called Mary?  Mt 13, 54-55