How to Pray the Joyful Mysteries of the Rosary

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The Joyful Mysteries of the Holy Rosary are traditionally meditated upon on Mondays and Saturdays. These are the Mysteries Of Christ's Infancy and Childhood, and His virginal conception in the womb of His Blessed Mother, Mary.

Steps

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    For the First Joyful Mystery, meditate on St. Gabriel announcing to Our Lady that she will become the Mother Of God. (Desired virtue: humility)
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    For the Second Joyful Mystery, mediate on Our Lady visits her cousin, St. Elisabeth, while she herself is expecting St. John the Baptist. You can also remember the Magnificat. (Desired virtue: charity)
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    For the Third Joyful Mystery, meditate on Christ Being Born in a stable in Bethlehem when all the inns have been occupied. (Desired virtue: spirit of poverty and simplicity)
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    For the Forth Joyful Mystery, meditate on Our Lady & St. Joseph presenting the Christ Child in the Temple and obeying the Law as required. (Desired virtue: obedience)
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    For the Fifth Joyful Mystery, meditate Our Lady finds the Christ Child(approx. age, 13 yrs) with the teachers in the Temple after she had lost her son for three days. (Desired virtue: spiritual piety)

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Tips

  • The Holy Rosary is Mary's favourite devotion because it is all about her Son seen through her own eyes!!!

Warnings

  • There is nothing to be warned about, concerning devotion to the Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Things You'll Need

  • Rosary beads.

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