How do you pray to Saint Anthony?
O gentle and loving St Anthony, you whose heart was ever full of human sympathy, whispers our prayer into the ears of the Infant Jesus, who loved to linger in your arms. One word from you and our prayer will be granted. O, speak but that word and the gratitude of our heart will ever be yours! Amen.
Why is Saint Anthony the patron of lost items?
Anthony had a prized book of psalms that was missing and he thought possibly stolen. He prayed that the book would be found. A novice who had taken the book suddenly returned it. Accordingly, Anthony is known as the patron saint of lost things.
What is the prayer for lost items?
“Dear St. Anthony please come around [name what is lost] is lost and it cannot be found.” “St. Anthony, perfect imitator of Jesus, who received from God the special power of restoring lost things, grant that I may find [name what is lost] which has been lost.
Will Saint Anthony answer my prayer?
Unfailing Prayer to Saint Anthony: O holy St. Anthony, gentlest of Saints, your love for God and Charity for his creatures, made you worthy, when on earth, to possess miraculous powers. … The answer to my prayer may require a miracle; even so, you are the Saint of Miracles.