I resort to thy aid and protection. As proof of my affection and faith,
I offer thee this light, which I shall burn every Tuesday.
Comfort me in all my difficulties and through the great favours thou didst enjoy
when the Saviour was lodged in thy house, intercede for my family,
that we be provided for in our necessities.
I ask of thee, Saint Martha, to overcome all difficulties
as thou didst overcome the dragon which thou hadst at thy feet.
In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Ghost.
Recite the following prayers:-