A novena is a prayer said over 9 days. The novena to the Holy Ghost remembers the time when the disciples of Jesus gathered in the upper room after the Ascension of Jesus into heaven. After the 9th day of prayer the Holy Spirit descended on the disciples.
ACT OF CONSECRATION TO THE HOLY GHOST
PRAYER FOR THE SEVEN GIFTS OF THE HOLY GHOST
O Lord Jesus Christ Who, before ascending into heaven did promise to send the Holy Ghost to finish Your work in the souls of Your Apostles and Disciples deign to grant the same Holy Spirit to me that He may perfect in my soul / the work of Your grace and Your love. Grant me the Spirit of Wisdom that I may despise the perishable things of this world and aspire only after the things that are eternal the Spirit of Understanding to enlighten my mind with the light of Your divine truth / the Spirit on Counsel that I may ever choose the surest way of pleasing God and gaining heaven, the Spirit of Fortitude, that I may bear my cross with You I and that I may overcome with courage all the obstacles that oppose my salvation the Spirit of Knowledge that I may know God find know myself and grow perfect in the science of the Saints the Spirit of Piety that I may find the service of God sweet and amiable / the Spirit of Fear that I may be filled with a loving reverence towards God and may dread in any way to displease Him. Mark me, dear Lord with the sign of Your true disciples / and animate me in all things with Your Spirit. Amen.
FIRST DAY OF THE NOVENA
Holy Spirit! Lord of Light!
From Your clear celestial height,
Your pure beaming radiance give!
Almighty and eternal God, Who hast vouchsafed to regenerate us by water and the Holy Ghost, and hast given us forgiveness all sins, vouchsafe to send forth from heaven upon us your sevenfold Spirit, the Spirit of Wisdom and Understanding, the Spirit of Counsel and fortitude, the Spirit of Knowledge and Piety, and fill us with the Spirit of Holy Fear. Amen.
(Our Father and Hail Mary . Glory be to the Father. Act of Consecration, Prayer for the Seven Gifts)
Day 1 https://www.catholicnewsworld.com/2021/05/novena-to-holy-spirit-for-pentecost-day.html
Day 2 https://www.catholicnewsworld.com/2021/05/novena-to-holy-spirit-for-pentecost.html
Day 3 https://www.catholicnewsworld.com/2020/05/powerful-novena-to-holy-spirit-for.htmlDay 5 https://www.catholicnewsworld.com/2020/05/novena-to-holy-spirit-for-pentecost_28.html
Day 6 https://www.catholicnewsworld.com/2020/05/novena-to-holy-spirit-for-pentecost_23.html
Day 7 https://www.catholicnewsworld.com/2020/05/novena-to-holy-spirit-for-pentecost-to.html
Day 8 https://www.catholicnewsworld.com/2020/05/powerful-novena-to-holy-spirit-for_30.html
Day 9 https://www.catholicnewsworld.com/2020/05/novena-to-holy-spirit-for-pentecost-to_31.html