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The Litany of the Holy Spirit

(For private use only.)


Lord, have mercy on us.

Christ, have mercy on us.

Lord, have mercy on us.

Christ, hear us.

God the Father of Heaven, have mercy on us.

God the Son, Redeemer of the world, *

God the Holy Spirit, *

Holy Trinity, One God, *

Holy Spirit, who proceeds from the Father, *

Holy Spirit, co-equal with the Father and Son, *

Promise of the Father, most bounteous, *

Gift of God most high, *

Ray of heavenly Light, *

Author of all good, *

Source of living Water, *

Consuming Fire, *

Burning Love, *

Spiritual Unction, *

Spirit of truth and power, *

Spirit of wisdom and understanding, *

Spirit of counsel and fortitude, *

Spirit of knowledge and piety, *

Spirit of fear of the Lord, *

Spirit of compunction, *

Spirit of grace and prayer, *

Spirit of charity, peace, and joy, *

Spirit of patience, *

Spirit of longanimity and goodness, *

Spirit of benignity and mildness, *

Spirit of fidelity, *

Spirit of modesty and continence, *

Spirit of chastity, *

Spirit of adoption of sons of God, *

Holy Spirit, comforter, *

Holy Spirit, sanctifier, *

You through whom spoke holy men of God, *

You who overshadowed Mary, *

You by whom Mary conceived Christ, *

You who descend upon men at Baptism, *

You who, on the Day of Pentecost, appeared through fiery tongues, * 

You by whom we are reborn, *

You who dwell in us as in a temple, *

You who govern and animate the Church, *

You who fill the whole world, *

That you may renew the face of the earth, **

That you may shed your Light upon us, **

That you may pour you Love into our hearts, **

That you may inspire us to love our neighbor, **

That you may teach us to ask for the graces we need, **

That you may enlighten us with your heavenly inspirations, **

That you may guide us in the way of holiness, **

That you may make us obedient to your commandments, **

That you may teach us how to pray, **

That you may always pray with us, **

That you may inspire us with horror for sin, **

That you may direct us in the practice of virtue, **

That you may make us persevere in a holy life, **

That you may make us faithful to our vocation, **

That you may grant us good priests and Bishops, **

That you may give us good Christian families, **

That you may grant us a spiritual renewal of the Church, **

That you may guide and console the Holy Father, **

Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world; spare us, O Lord.

Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world,graciously hear us, O Lord.

Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world, *

Holy Spirit, hear us.

Holy Spirit, graciously hear us.

Lord, have mercy.

Christ, have mercy.

Lord, have mercy.

V. Create a clean heart in us.

R. Renew a right spirit in us.

* Have mercy on us.

** We beseech you, hear us.

 

Let us pray

O merciful Father, grant that your divine Spirit may cleanse, inflame, and enlighten our minds and hearts. Enable us to be fruitful in good works for the glory of your Majesty and the spiritual and material well-being of all people. We ask this through Jesus Christ your Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen.

 
 

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