St. Patrick is a very important saint in March. St. Patrick's Day is celebrated on March 17 by everyone - not just Irish or Catholics. However, St. Joseph is the saint we should be thinking about all of March.
God personally picked St. Joseph to be the foster father to Jesus Christ. Although we do not know everything we can about him, we do know this. He was a kind, loyal and faithful man. He trusted God and loved Jesus and Mary.
Fathers should look to St. Joseph for guidance and support. He will help give you patience and strength to be the kind of father your kids can respect.
St. Joseph lived his life as a quiet, caring man. He was personally selected from God to be the foster father to Jesus Christ. This nine day novena is a prayer to be said for fathers, by fathers and said especially in March.
Novena to Saint Joseph
Glorious St. Joseph, foster-father and protector of Jesus Christ! To you I raise my heart and my hands to implore your powerful intercession. Please obtain for me from the kind Heart of Jesus the help and the graces necessary for my spiritual and temporal welfare. I ask particularly for the grace of a happy death and the special favor I now implore.
[Mention your request here.]
Guardian of the Word Incarnate, I feel animated with confidence that your prayers in my behalf will be graciously heard before the throne of God.
V. O glorious St. Joseph, through the love you bear to Jesus Christ, and for the glory of His Name.
R. Hear my prayer o Lord, Amen.