Strong prayers before natural childbirth or cesarean section
When preparing for the maternity hospital, collecting the necessary things and shopping for the baby, the main thing is not to forget about the prayer. Without the help of God in this matter is not enough.
Prayer should not leave the heart of a pregnant woman neither in the days of gestation, nor during childbirth. Of course, at the very moment of delivery, it’s no longer a prayer time, but during labor it can help the woman to calm down, call upon heavenly help in a difficult moment.
A mother can read prayers and akathists for her daughter (or mother-in-law for a daughter-in-law). In the temple there is a special prayer service before the birth.
The Lord said, «By your faith you will be.» The Almighty, seeing the faith and hope of the worshipers, repeatedly performed miracles.
Hot prayer before childbirth unbearable contractions become less painful, those who could not give birth safely give birth without complications, the child takes the desired position, the bleeding stops.
- about happy birth;
- about a healthy baby;
- to give birth to start;
- if there is a caesarean section;
- during difficult childbirth.
Not everyone knows that you can order a special prayer service in the church called “Wife before her birth”. The priests know firsthand about his gracious power and serve this requirement for their mothers and other pregnant women. The ordination of the prayer service consists of the canon of the Blessed Virgin and special prayers.
They are read both before natural childbirth and before cesarean section.
All pregnant women are also advised to submit notes for the Liturgy. As a rule, with prayer help, babies are born healthy and childbirth goes well.
If you can not stand on the prayers in the temple, you can read the follow-up. For those who give birth, her relatives can read the prayers: mother, grandmother, mother-in-law and others.
If a lay person wants to serve a moleben before the birth, then they read the canon to the Virgin Mary from the prayer book, then the akathist to the Virgin Mary (to any image). After reading them, add special prayers to the Lord and the Virgin Mary before the clans, which are listed below.
All of these prayers can be read together or select some of them.
They ask the Lord God for help in childbirth so that they are quick and easy. The Most High blesses childbirth for procreation.
Therefore, prayer to the Lord is the first among the petitions.
Prayer to the Lord for the birth: “Lord Jesus Christ, our God, born to the First-born Father to the Son before the age and the last days, by the grace and help of the Holy Spirit, willing to be born of the Most Holy Virgin, like a baby, put it in the crib. Lord Himself, in the beginning created man and conjugate his wife, giving the commandment to them: Grow, multiply, and replenish the earth; Have mercy on the greatness of Your grace Your servant (name), preparing to give birth to Your commandment.
Forgive her free and involuntary sins, grace your grace and give her the power to safely resolve your burden, keep this and the baby in good health and goodness, protect your angels and keep evil spirits from hostility and all evil things. Yako, God and God-Lover of God and God, we send the glory to You, to the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, now and forever and forever and ever.
This prayer is read both independently and as part of a prayer service before the birth.
For a successful birth pray the Holy Virgin Mary. The Prayer of the Most Holy Theotokos should be read every day, if possible in the morning and evening, but it is possible at any time.
This prayer is included in the rite of prayer before the forthcoming genera.
The mother-in-law will invisibly protect the pregnant woman, her baby, and the birth will take place safely.
Praying to the Virgin for successful births: “Oh, the Most Glorious Mother of God, have mercy on Your servant and come to my aid during my illnesses and dangers with which all poor daughters of Eve give birth. Remember, O Blessed in wives, with what joy and love You went hastily to a high country to visit Your kindred Elizabeth during her pregnancy and what wonderful action your gracious visit made in both mother and baby.
And because of your inexhaustible mercy, grant me, your humbler slave, be relieved of the burden; Give me this grace so that the child, now at rest under my heart, having come to his senses, with joyful exertion, like the holy infant John, would worship the Divine Lord Savior, Who, out of love for us, sinful, would not abhor himself to become a Child. The unpalatable joy that filled your virginal heart with your gaze on the newborn Thy Son and Lord, may the sadness that lies ahead of me amid the illnesses of birth.
May the life of the world, my Savior, born by You, save me from death, which put an end to the life of many mothers at the hour of resolution and may the fruit of my womb be among the elect of God. Hear, Blessed Queen of Heaven, my humble prayer and look upon me, poor sinner, with Thy eye with grace; Do not shame my hope on your great mercy and fall upon me. The Christian helper, the Healer of Diseases, may I be honored to experience for myself that You are the Mother of Mercy, and I will always glorify Your grace, which has never rejected the prayers of the poor and saving all those who call You in times of grief and sickness.
Some images of the Virgin are considered patrons of pregnancy and childbirth. Glorified by the wonders of the help icons «In the birth Assistant», «Feodorovskaya», «quick-hearted.»
Icon of the Virgin «Helper in childbirth»
The image is patronized by women who carry in the womb and give birth. This scapular is desirable to take with you to the hospital.
Prayer one: “Receive, O Lord, the Mother of God, tearful supplication of Your servants who flow to you. See thee on the holy icon in the womb that bears your Son and our God, the Lord Jesus Christ. If thou art painlessly and bore him, both mother and mother of grief and weakness of sons and daughters of men.
However, it is warmly attached to Your essential image, and this person kisses me, we pray, All the Merciful Lady: we are condemned convicts in our sickness and sickly mercy, mercy and mercy compassionately step up, our infants, also our children, mercy and mercy, mercy and mercy, compassionately prodded us, our infants, and our children, our children, mercifully, mercy and compassionately shave, our children, our children, our children, mercy and mercy, mercy and compassionately step in, our infants, also our children, our children, mercy and mercy, mercy and mercy. and deliver bitter sorrow.
Grant them health and well-being, and they will be nourished from strength because of their strength, and their nourishment will be filled with joy and consolation, for now and with your child’s intercession and the saint of the Lord will perform His praise. O Mother of the Son of God!
Rejoice in the mother of the sons of men and in your weak people: comprehending the sickness of us, heal soon, quench our sorrows and sorrows, and do not despise the tears and sorrows of Your servants.
Hear us on the day of sorrow before Thy icon, those who fall down, and on the day of joy and deliverance, receive the grateful praise of our hearts. Take up our prayers to the throne of Thy Son and our God, may He be merciful to our sin and infirmity and show His mercy to His leading name, so that we and our children will glorify thee, the merciful Advocate and the faithful Hope of our kind forever and ever .
Those who are on conservation or undergoing preparation for childbirth should pray at the icon daily.
Prayer Two: “Oh, Most Holy Lady of the Blessed Virgin Mary, who in earthly life does not leave us! To whom shall I offer up prayers, to whom shall I bring tears and sighs, if not to Thee, all faithful Consolation!
With fear, faith, love, Mother of the Belly, I pray: May the Lord be enlightened by Orthodox people for salvation, may He give birth to us children for You and Your Son for grace, keep us in the purity of humility, in the hope of Christ salvation, and grant us all, in the covers of Thy grace, earthly consolation.
Preserve us under the luster of Thy grace, the Most Pure, praying for the birth of Pomosi, the slanders of evil freedom, grave misfortunes, misfortunes and deaths, turn away. Give gracious insight, the spirit of crushing of the Gorech, grant the full height and purity of Christ’s teaching to us; keep us from the pernicious alienation.
May all, thankfully singing Thy greatness, let us grant Heavenly tranquility and tamo with Thy beloved, with all the saints, glorify in the Trinity of the One God: the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, now and forever, and forever and ever. Amen».
The image of the Virgin «Feodorovskaya»
In difficult labor, the helper is the Most Holy Virgin in the image of “Theodore”.
Troparion, the voice of the 4th: “By the coming of your honest icon, God-commemoration, delighted today, the blessed city of Kostroma, like ancient Israel to the vow of the covenant, flows to the image of your face and incarnating God to our God by You, to Your Mother to her under our own God for our own God to her God. and great mercy. «
Kontak 1th: “In a more challenging Voivode, a more virgin Virgin Mary, Our Lady and the Intercession of the Christians, not a repentant, wonderful icons appearing. Our gladness gave the land of Russia and our faithful children the enlightened Church, thankfully we bring them to Ty, the Mother of God, and the priestly drawing. Save, Mistress, and have mercy on Thy servants, the calling: Hail, Mother of God, Our Eager and Presenter and Intercessor. ”
Prayer: “To whom I shall call, Lady, to whom I shall resort in my sorrow; To whom shall I bring tears and sighs, if not to You, the Queen of Heaven and earth: who will pluck me from the mud of sins and iniquities, but not You, O Mother of the Belly, the Protector and the Sanctuary of the human race. Hear my moaning, comfort me and have mercy in my sorrows, protect in adversity and misfortune, deliver from bitterness and sorrow, and all kinds of ailments and diseases, from the enemy visible and invisible, die enmity to me that will be riddling me, let me be spared ; Also, from their own flesh foul customs of freedom.
Ukrii me under the cleavage of Thy mercy, let me find peace and joy, and purification from sins.
I hand over your intercession to the Mother; May I have Mati and hope, cover, and help, and intercession, joy and comfort, and an ambulance in all the Helper. Oh, beautiful Lady! Everyone flows to you, without your omnipotent help does not depart; For this sake, and at the expense of the unworthy of Thee, I will be delivered from the sudden and fearful death, the gnashing of tooth and eternal torment.
The kingdom of heaven will be rewarded with the River in the tenderness of your heart: Rejoice, O Mother of God, our Priest and intercessor, our zealous, forever and ever. Amen».
Blessed Virgin «quick-hearted»
When a woman enters the period of childbirth, she experiences strong contractions, heavenly help is required in the process of delivery, they are praying at the icon of the “quick listener”:
“The Most Blessed Lady, Mother of God, The Word of God, moreover, every one who gave birth to every word of salvation, and His grace most abundantly received, the sea appeared Divine gifts and wonders to flow into the river, pouring goodness to all, resorting to You with faith! Miraculous to your image pripadayusche, we pray to you, all the heads of the Mother of the humanely-loving Lords: Surprise Your grace and your petition, brought to You, the Surveyor, speed up everything, hedging for comfort and salvation.
Visit, Prevlagai, your servants with your grace, support the ill with celiba and perfect health, silence, captive freedom, and various images of those who are suffering comfort. Deliver, All-Merciful Lady, every hail and country from eyes, sores, coward, flood, fire, sword and other punishment, temporal and eternal, By Your boldness to avert the wrath of God; and soulful relaxation, obsession of passions and the fall of sin, free your servants, so long as in all piety who lived in this house, and in the future eternal blessings we will be granted the grace and humanity of your Son and God, and all the glory, honor and worship will be co-ordinated by the Love of God and God; By the Most Holy Spirit, now and ever and ever and ever.
It is not necessary to read a prayer in precisely this image; the Virgin Mary can be addressed with any prayer. At first they read “Our Father”, or the Jesus Prayer, then they ask the Ever-Virgin in their own words for help during the birth.
The Lord and His Mother will not leave any good intention unanswered.
Mother Matrona is not only approached when she is having difficulty conceiving. Those who have experienced her grace-giving help, pray to the old woman for a safe bearing and giving birth on time.
Blessed Matrona of Moscow
Prayer Matrona of Moscow: “About the blessed mother of Matrono, the forthcoming soul in heaven before the Throne of God, rested with his body on earth, and given forth from above the grace of various miracles exuding. Regard now with your gracious eye on us, sinners, in sorrow, sickness and sinful temptations, your dependent days, comfort us, desperate, heal the afflictions of our lyutya, God permissive of us through our sins, save us from many troubles and circumstances, pray to our Lord Jesus Christ forgive us all our sins, iniquities and fall, we are from our youth even to the present day and hour of sin, and with your prayers we receive grace and great mercy, we will glorify in the Trinity of One God, the Father, and the Son, and the Holy Spirit, now and ever and ever and ever.
If the canonical prayers can not touch the heart of the person praying, you can pray in your own words. Those who conceived with mother’s help know that it is possible to apply to her in a simple way.
From this the power of prayer does not suffer, but only strengthens.
An example of a simple prayer to Matronushka: “Holy Blessed Matronushka, thank you for your kind help in conceiving. Stretch out your holy prayers and ask the Lord for the child to be healthy and happy, for the birth to take place easily and without complications, bless the hands of the doctors and medical staff.
By your earnest petitions, may there always be peace and love in our house. May the Lord forgive us our sins and give us strength to correct. Through your prayers, may we receive grace and glorify the One God of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit.
Short prayers to Matrona, which can be pronounced during labor or any difficulties in the process of delivery:
- “Holy righteous old woman Matrono, pray to God for us! «;
- “Holy Righteous Mother Matrona! To all people you are a helper, help me in childbirth. Do not leave me with your help and intercession, pray to the Lord for God’s servant (name). In the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen».
Holy patronizes not only brides, but also wives. Great Martyr Catherine of Alexandria pray for a safe pregnancy and childbirth.
Holy Great Martyr Catherine
“O Saint Catherine, virgin and martyr, the true bride of Christ! We pray through special grace, which was preceded by your Bridegroom, Sweetest Jesus. we, having broken all the intrigues of the hellish tormentor and despising the world and the flesh of temptation, are worthy to manifest Divine glory and to the expansion of our holy Orthodox faith the vessels are worthy of becoming, and with you in the Heavenly Tabernacle of the Lord and our Lord Jesus Christ we praise and glorify yaem of all ages.
“Oh holy virgin and martyr Catherine! We pray to you: contemplate upon the calamities of us, sinful servants of God (names), create us the highest of the wisdom, and not the earthly one.
Hurry up to us with your prayers, defeat carnal lusts, addiction to the world and the machinations of evil spirits who warily attack us; Yes, by your intercession in the days of this life, be free from their hostile attacks and the outcome of their air tortures.
O wise virgin! Give us all the benefit of the petition, much more can you ask of your Beloved Groom, Christ our God. We are veterans, for many can the prayer of the righteous, traveled by the goodness of the Gracious God, Himself glory, honor and thanksgiving always, now and forever and ever and ever.
“Oh, the holy martyr Catherine, chosen by the purity of the vessel, the pillar of Orthodoxy, our reliable leader, who revealed to us the very guilt to beg, legitimate ascetic, holy holy on the holy mountain! We pray to you: put down above, give to our prayer the voice, contemplate the calamity of your servants, enlighten our minds darkness, create us the most holy, and not earthly.
Hurry up to us with your prayers, defeat carnal lustfulness, predilection for the world and the intrigues of evil spirits who are viciously fighting against us: let us be free from hostile attacks and at the end of their torment by your intercession during the days of this life.
Oh, wise virgin! Grant us all, even to the benefit of the petition: may you ask much more from the beloved Bridegroom, Christ our God.
We are veterans, for many can the prayer of the righteous, traveled by the grace of God’s mercy, to Him, glory, honor and thanksgiving always, now and forever and ever and ever. Amen».
Prayer, you can choose any heart. There are no specific requests for a woman giving birth and her baby, they can be formulated in your own words.
The holy healer is called upon for help in a complicated pregnancy, during difficult labor, by cesarean section.
Saint Panteleimon the Healer
Prayer Panteleimon the Healer: “Oh, the great goodness of Christ, the passion-patient and the many-merciful doctor, Panteleimone! Have mercy upon me, a sinful slave, hear my moaning and my cry, appease the heavenly, supreme Physician of our souls and our bodies, Christ our God, grant me healing from the oppressive illness.
Accept the unworthy prayer of the most sinful people most of all, visit me with a gracious visitation, do not repent of my sinful sores, anoint with your oil of grace and heal me; Yes, with my soul and body, the rest of my day, the grace of God, I am able to spend in repentance and pleasing God, and be honored to perceive the good end of my life. Hey, please God! Beseech the Christ of God, let me give you health to your body and the salvation of my soul with your intercession.
This prayer can be read from the face of giving birth.
Despite the prosperous pregnancy, how the birth will take place, only God knows, especially if there are health problems. Almighty and omnipotent only the Lord.
A woman who is going to give birth must go to the temple and pray. After a test of conscience, one should confess and proceed to Communion, and after that, trust God and His providence with everything.
It is not so important what icon to worship in the church, the main thing is that it is in the heart, whether it is directed towards the Lord and his saints.
If the health situation is difficult, you can give the Almighty some important vow, as many righteous people did. The promise of correcting your own shortcomings, reconciliation with the enemy, forgiveness of offenses, alms-giving will help you get what you ask.
The sacred duty of the mother and godparents to pray for the parturient, especially if there is a cesarean section. During the operation, the canon is read to the Virgin Mary, akathist, selected prayers.
If the names of the doctors are known, they are given notes for them, so that the Lord will bless their hands and send them the skill.
If relatives are not familiar enough with Orthodoxy, you can ask them to order prayers in health in the temples and monasteries, read the Akathist to the Mother of God and the saints who help in childbirth. The more people who pray for a new mother, the better.
During childbirth, when the head doesn’t think well, the shortest treatments will help:
- «God help me! «;
- “Blessed Virgin, ease the torment of birth! «;
- “Holy (name), pray to God for me! «.
Hearing the request for help, the Lord will certainly send giving birth relief and easy delivery.
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