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Is the rosary only prayed by Catholics?
But in recent years the rosary has made a comeback, and not just among Catholics . Many Protestants now say the rosary, recognizing it as a truly biblical form of prayer-after all, the prayers that compose it come mainly from the Bible. The rosary is a devotion in honor of the Virgin Mary. It consists of a set number of specific prayers.
Can non Catholics pray the Rosary?
Likewise the nuns of the St. Theresa Congregation say that when non-Catholics come to them with their problems, they give them Holy Water and give them the Catholic Rosary to pray. According to the same article, The Sisters said these people always return to thank them for the peace they got by praying the Holy Rosary.
Why do Catholics say the Rosary?
The word rosary comes from Latin and means a garland of roses, the rose being one of the flowers used to symbolize the Virgin Mary. If you were to ask what object is most emblematic of Catholics, people would probably say, “The rosary.” Catholics ask the Blessed Mother to bring their prayers to Her Divine Son and plead for His aid.
How do you pray the Holy Rosary?
Step-By-Step Instructions for Praying The Rosary Begin by holding the crucifix, saying In the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, (making the sign of the Cross while doing that), then say the Apostles Creed. On the single bead just above the cross, pray the Our Father.. The next cluster has 3 beads.