St. Elizabeth Catholic University Parish

The Mysteries of the Holy Rosary

The Rosary is a prayer of hope.

maryThe Rosary is a powerful prayer of devotion to God through devotion to Mary by means of a series of prayers and meditations on the life of Jesus and Mary. In it we find all that life offers: pains and joys, but also always the hope that only a loving, protecting, saving Father can truly give. The Rosary is a prayer of hope. The complete Rosary is composed of twenty decades. It is divided into four distinct parts of five decades. If you say only five decades a day, it is customary to say: