“Dear God, Thou hath generously blessed Thy             Servant, Saint [Padre] Pio of Pietrelcina, with the Gifts of The Spirit.  Thou hath marked his body with The Five Wounds of Christ Crucified, as a powerful witness to The Saving Passion and Death of Thy Son.  Endowed with the Gift of Discernment, Saint [Padre] Pio labored endlessly in the confessional for the salvation of souls.  With reverence and intense devotion in the celebration of Mass, he invited countless men and women to a greater Union with Jesus Christ in the Sacrament of The Holy Eucharist.”

Through the intercession of Saint [Padre] Pio of Pietrelcina, I confidently beseech Thee to grant me the grace of (Mention intentions here.).  Amen.”

Pray this prayer three times:

Gloria Patri, et Filio, et Spiritui Sancto,  / Sicut Erat in Principio, et Nunc, et Semper, et in saecula seculorum.  Amen.                                                 OR

Glory Be to The Father, and to The Son, and to The Holy Spirit, / as It Was in The Beginning, Is Now, and Ever Shall Be, world without end.  Amen.

“Pray the above once a day for nine days.”