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The Franciscan Litany of the Saints

(For private use only.)


Prayer to God

Lord, have mercy, *

Christ, have mercy, *

Lord, have mercy, *

God our Father of Heaven, *

God the Son, our Redeemer, *

God the Holy Spirit, *

Holy Trinity, One God, *

Invocation of the Saints

Holy Mary, Mother of God, **

St. Michael, and all the angels of God **

St. John the Baptist, **

St. Joseph, **

St. Peter and St. Paul, **

All Holy Apostles and disciples of the Lord, **

SS. Basil and Augustine, **

SS. Anthony and Benedict, **

Holy father Dominic, **

Our holy father Francis, **

Martyrs

St. Berard and companions, **

St. Daniel and companions, **

St. Nicholas Tavelic and companions, **

St. Nicholas Pick and companions, **

St. Peter Baptist and companions, **

St. John Jones and St. John Wall, **

St. Fidelis, **

St. Thomas More, **

St. Maximilian Kolbe, **

All holy martyrs for Christ, **

First Order

St. Anthony of Padua, **

St. Bonaventure, **

St. Louis of Toulouse, **

St. Benvenute, **

St. Bernardine, **

St. Peter Regaldo, **

St. John of Capistrano, **

St. Didacus, **

St. James of the March, **

St. Peter of Alcantara, **

St. Salvator of Horta, **

St. Felix of Cantalice, **

St. Benedict the Black, **

St. Paschal, **

St. Seraphim of Montegrenaro, **

St. Francis Solano, **

St. Joseph of Leonissa, **

St. Lawrence of Brindisi, **

St. Joseph of Cupertino, **

St. Charles of Sezze, **

St. Pacific, **

St. John Joseph, **

St. Theophilus of Corte, **

St. Leonard, **

St. Ignatius of Laconi, **

St. Francis Mary of Camporosso, **

St. Conrad of Parzham, **

All holy friars minor, **

Second Order

Holy mother Clare, **

St. Agnes of Assisi, **

St. Colette, **

St. Catherine of Bologna, **

St. Veronica Giuliani, **

All holy Poor Clares, **

Third Order

St. Elizabeth of Hungary, **

St. Rose of Viterbo, **

St. Ferdinand, **

St. Louis, **

St. Margaret of Cortona, **

St. Yves, **

St.Elzear, **

St. Roch, **

St. Elizabeth of Portugal, **

St. Conrad of Piacenza, **

St. Bridget, **

St. Catherine of Genoa, **

St. Angela Merici, **

St. Hyacintha, **

St. Mary Ann of Jesus of Paredes, **

St. Mary Frances of the Five Wounds, **

St. Joseph-Benedict, **

St. John Vianney, **

St. Joseph Cafasso, **

St. Pius, **

All holy followers of St. Francis, **

Invocation of Christ

Lord, be merciful, ***

From all evil, ***

From every sin, ***

From the snares of the devil, ***

From anger and hatred, ***

From every evil intention, ***

From everlasting death, ***

By your coming as man, ***

By your birth, ***

By your baptism and fasting, ***

By your sufferings and cross, ***

By your death and burial, ***

By your rising to new life, ***

By your return in glory to the Father, ***

By your gift of the Holy Spirit, ***

By your coming again in glory, ***

Christ, Son of the living God, *

You came into this world, *

You suffered for us on the cross, *

You died to save us, *

You lay in the tomb, *

You rose from the dead, *

You returned in glory to the Father, *

You sent the Holy Spirit upon your Apostles, *

You are seated at the right hand of the Father, *

You will come again to judge the living and the dead, *

Prayer for Various Needs

Lord, be merciful to us, ****

Give us true repentance, ****

Strengthen us in your service, ****

Reward with eternal life all who do good for us, ****

Bless the fruits of the earth and of our labor, ****

Guide and protect your holy Church, ****

Keep the Pope and all the clergy in faithful service to your Church,  ****

Look kindly upon the Franciscan family, ****

Bring all Christians together in unity, ****

Lead all people to the light of the Gospel, ****

Lord, show us your kindness, ****

Raise our thoughts and desires to you, ****

Save us from final damnation, ****

Save our friends and all who have helped us, ****

Grant eternal rest to all who have died in the faith, ****

Spare us from disease, hunger and war, ****

Bring all peoples together in trust and peace, ****

Guide and protect Your holy church, ****

Keep the Pope and all the clergy in faithful service to your Church, ****

Look kindly upon the Franciscan family, ****

Bring all Christians together in unity, ****

Lead all people to the light of the Gospel, ****

Conclusion

Christ hear us,

Christ hear us.

Lord Jesus, hear our prayer,

Lord Jesus, hear our prayer.

Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world, have mercy on us.

Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world, have mercy on us.

Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world, have mercy on us.

* Have mercy on us.

** Pray for us.

*** Lord, save your people.

**** Lord, hear our prayer.

 

Let us pray

God of love, our strength and protection, hear the prayers of our brotherhood. Grant that when we come to you in faith, our prayers may be answered. Through Christ our Lord. Amen.

Lord God, you know our weakness. In your mercy grant that the example of the Saints may inspire us to love and serve you. Through Christ our Lord. Amen.

 
 

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