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The Litany of St. Gerard Majella

(For private use only.)


Lord, have mercy on us.

Christ, have mercy on us.

Lord, have mercy on us.

Christ, hear us.

Christ, graciously hear us.

God the Father of Heaven, have mercy on us.

God the Son, Redeemer of the world, have mercy on us.

God the Holy Ghost, have mercy on us.

Holy Trinity, One God, have mercy on us.

Holy Mary, Mother of Perpetual Help, *

St. Joseph, foster-father of Christ, *

St. Alphonsus, founder of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer, *

St. Gerard Majella, *

St. Gerard, enriched with extraordinary graces from early youth, *

St. Gerard, perfect model of a faithful servant, *

St. Gerard, bright pattern of the working classes, *

St. Gerard, great lover of prayer and work, *

St. Gerard, seraph of love toward the Blessed Sacrament, *

St. Gerard, living image of the crucified Savior, *

St. Gerard, zealous client of the Immaculate Virgin Mary, *

St. Gerard, bright mirror of innocence and penance, *

St. Gerard, admirable model of heroic obedience, *

St. Gerard, silent victim of ignominious calumny, *

St. Gerard, truly wise by thy childlike simplicity, *

St. Gerard, supernaturally enlightened in divine mysteries, *

St. Gerard, solely desirous of pleasing God, *

St. Gerard, zealous promoter of the conversion of sinners, *

St. Gerard, wise counselor in the choice of vocation, *

St. Gerard, enlightened guide in the direction of souls, *

St. Gerard, loving friend of the poor and afflicted, *

St. Gerard, safe refuge in sickness and sorrow, *

St. Gerard, wonderful protector of unbaptised children, *

St. Gerard, compassionate intercessor in every necessity, *

St. Gerard, honor and glory of the Redemptorist Order, *

Lamb of God, Who takes away the sins of the world, spare us, O Lord.

Lamb of God, Who takes away the sins of the world, graciously hear us, O Lord.

Lamb of God, Who takes away the sins of the world, have mercy on us.

V. Pray for us, St. Gerard.

R. That we may become worthy of the promises of Christ.

* Pray for us.

 

Let us pray

O God, Who was pleased to draw blessed Gerard to Thyself from his youth, and to render him conformable to the image of Thy crucified Son, grant, we beseech Thee, that following his example, we may be transformed into the same self image, through the same Christ Our Lord. Amen.

 
 

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