First Friday Devotions


Devotions on the first Friday of nine consecutive months to recognize the Sacred Heart of Jesus, and through it offer reparations for sins.

  • attend Mass
  • receive Holy Communion
  • sacrament of Reconciliation

In the visions of Christ reported by Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque in the 17th century, several promises were made to those people that practiced the First Friday devotions. Some parishes practice of the Holy Hour of meditation during the exposition of the Blessed Sacrament on first Fridays.

MLA Citation

  • “First Friday Devotions”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 July 2014. Web. 22 July 2018. <>