We are the newest Roman Catholic parish in the Diocese of Las Vegas. Once built, the church will be located at W. Russell Road and S. Mesa Park Dr. near the campus of Bishop Gorman Catholic High School (S. Hualapai Way and W. Russell Road). Click on the video to the right to get a message from our pastor, Fr. Bill Kenny
Holy Spirit Novena Prayers for 2015
Pray this prayer at the beginning of each day’s novena.
Come Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful and kindle in us the fire of your love. Send forth your Spirit and we shall be created. And you shall renew the face of the earth. O, God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit, did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grant that by the same Holy Spirit we may be truly wise and ever enjoy the Spirit’s consolations, through Christ Our Lord, Amen.
Start each day's Novena Prayer with this introduction:
Let us bow down in humility at the power and grandeur of the Holy Spirit. Let us worship the Holy Trinity and give glory today to the Paraclete, our Advocate. Oh Holy Spirit, by your power, Christ was raised from the dead to save us all. By your grace, miracles are performed in Jesus’ name. By your love, we are protected from evil. And so, we ask with humility and a beggar’s heart for your gift of (add day's particular gift here in RED).
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 1 Friday, May 15
The great LOVE of all the host of Saints is only made possible by your power, Oh Divine Spirit. Increase in us, the virtue of LOVE that we may LOVE as God LOVES with the selflessness of the Saints. Amen.
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 2 Saturday, May 16
All of the Saints are marked with an uncompromising JOY in times of trial, difficulty and pain. Give us, Oh Holy Spirit, the JOY that surpasses all understanding that we may live as a witness to your love and fidelity! Amen.
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 3 Sunday, May 17
The Saints were tempted, attacked and suffered much – yet maintained a sense of PEACE. When we suffer or are persecuted, come to our aid as our Advocate and give us PEACE that lasts through all trials! Amen.
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 4 Monday, May 18
Oh Holy Spirit, you give lavishly to those who ask. Please give us the PATIENCE of the Saints who are now with you in heaven. Help us to endure everything with an eternal PATIENCE that is only possible with your help. Amen.
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 5 Tuesday, May 19
Jesus approached sinners with immense KINDNESS. Holy Paraclete, please treat us humble sinners with the same KINDNESS and give us the ability to treat all others with that KINDNESS as well. Amen.
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 6 Wednesday, May 20
We want to be like your Saints in heaven. Holy Spirit, renew us by your power with your GENEROSITY that we may bring the Good News to the world. Amen.
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 7 Thursday, May 21
You, oh Lord, are ever FAITHFUL. You are FAITHFUL until the end. Though we are weak and distracted, please give us the grace to be FAITHFUL to you as you are to us! Amen.
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 8 Friday, May 22
Despite the gravity of our sins, oh Lord you treat us with GENTLENESS. Dear Holy Spirit, give us your power to treat all in our lives with the GENTLENESS of the Saints. Amen.
Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 9 Saturday, May 23
Your Martyrs had the overwhelming SELF-CONTROL to go joyfully to a painful death without shrinking from the opportunity to join you in heaven. Give us this SELF-CONTROL to have command over our emotions and desires that we may serve you more fully. Amen.
Watch Video from our pastor, Fr. Bill Kenny
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As Christians, we are obligated to take responsibility for managing the resources that God has so abundantly shared with us. You may give financial support at a weekend Mass at collection time OR you may want to set up an electronic-fund transfer from your bank.
Listed below are several links that are of interest to Catholics:
The Catechism of the Catholic Church
Diocese of Las Vegas
The National Conference of U.S. Bishops
Pope Francis Twitter Feed
The Vatican Website
Saturday: 4:00 p.m.
Sunday: 8:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 5:00 p.m.
Bishop Gorman High School Campus, usually in Tiberti Commons (student cafeteria).
Monday-Saturday: 7:30 a.m.The Gathering Space Trailer on Holy Spirit Property