Prayer to Saint Rita

Dear Rita, model Wife and Widow, you yourself suffered in a long illness showing patience out of love for God.
Teach us to pray as you did. Many invoke you for help, full of confidence in your intercession.
Deign to come now to our aid for the relief and cure of [name of sufferer].
To God, all things are possible; may this healing give glory to the Lord.

Amen.

Prayer to Saint Rita

Holy Patroness of those in need, Saint Rita, you were humble, pure and patient.
Your pleadings with your divine Spouse are irresistible, so please obtain for me from our risen Jesus the request
I make of you: [mention your petition].
Be kind to me for the greater glory of God, and I shall honor you and sing your praises forever. Glorious Saint..Rita,..you miraculously participated in the sorrowful passion of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Obtain for me now the grace to suffer with resignation the troubles of this life, and protect me in all my needs.
Amen.