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The Litany for the Dying

(For private use only.)


Lord, have mercy.

Christ, have mercy.

Lord, have mercy.

Holy Mary, *

All ye holy Angels and Archangels, *

Holy Abel, *

All ye Choirs of the Just, *

Holy Abraham, *

St. John the Baptist, *

St. Joseph, *

All ye holy Patriarchs and Prophets, *

St. Peter, *

St. Paul, *

St. Andrew, *

St. John, *

All ye holy Apostles and Evangelists, *

All ye holy Disciples of the Lord, *

All ye holy Innocents, *

St. Stephen, *

St. Lawrence, *

All ye holy Martyrs, *

St. Sylvester, *

St. Gregory, *

St. Augustin, *

All ye holy Bishops and Confessors, *

St. Benedict, *

St. Francis, *

St. Camilus, *

St. John of God, *

All ye holy Monks and Hermits, *

St. Mary Magdalen, *

St. Lucy, *

All ye holy Virgins and Widows, *

All ye holy Saints of God, *

Make intercession for him, be merciful.

Spare him (her), O Lord, be merciful.

O Lord, deliver him (her), be merciful. 

O Lord, deliver him (her).

From Thy wrath, **

From the peril of death, **

From an evil death, **

From the pains of hell, **

From all evil, **

From the power of the devil, **

Through Thy Birth, **

Through Thy Cross and Passion, **

Through Thy Death and Burial, **

Through Thy glorious Resurrection, **

Through Thine admirable Ascension, **

Through the grace of the Holy Ghost the Paraclete, **

In the day of judgment, **

We sinners, beseech Thee, hear us.

That Thou spare him (her), we beseech Thee, hear us.

We sinners beseech Thee, hear us.,

Lord, have mercy.

Christ, have mercy.

Lord, have mercy.

* Pray for him (her).

** O Lord, deliver him (her).

*** We beseech you, hear us! 

Let us pray

Go forth, O Christian soul, from this world, in the name of God the Father Almighty, who created thee; in the name of Jesus Christ, Son of the living god, who suffered for thee; in the name of the Holy Ghost, who was poured forth upon thee; in the name of the Angels and Archangels; in the name of the Thrones and Dominations; in the name of the Principalities and Powers; in the name of the Cherubim and Seraphim; in the name of the Patriarchs and Prophets; in the name of the holy Apostles and Evangelists; in the name of the holy Martyrs and Confessors; in the name of the holy Monks and hermits; in the name of the holy Virgins and all the Saints of God; may thy place be this day in peace, and thine abode in holy Sion. Through the same Christ Our Lord. Amen.

 
 

Prayerbook

A Catholic Religious Site

"A Collage of Catholic Information"

LITANIES