January is the Month of the Holy Name of Jesus

Litany of the Most Holy Name of Jesus

LITANY OF THE MOST HOLY NAME OF JESUS
(For public or private use)

 

Lord have mercy on us.

Christ, have mercy on us.

Lord have mercy on us. Jesus hear us.

Jesus, 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 Spirit,

      Have mercy on us.

Holy Trinity, One God,       

      Have mercy on us.

 

Jesus, Son of the living God,

After each invocation say:

      Have mercy on us.

Jesus, splendor of the Father,

Jesus, brightness of eternal light,

Jesus, King of glory,

Jesus, Sun of justice,

Jesus, Son of the Virgin Mary,

Jesus, most amiable,

Jesus, most admirable,

Jesus, mighty God,

Jesus, Father of the world to come,

Jesus, Angel of the great counsel,

Jesus, most powerful,

Jesus, most patient,

Jesus, most obedient,

Jesus, meek and humble of heart,

Jesus, Lover of chastity,

Jesus, Lover of us,

Jesus, God of peace,

Jesus, Author of life,

Jesus, Model of virtues,

Jesus, zealous for souls,

Jesus, our God,

Jesus, our Refuge,

Jesus, Father of the poor,

Jesus, Treasure of the faithful,

Jesus, Good Shepherd,

Jesus true Light,

Jesus, eternal Wisdom,

Jesus, infinite Goodness,

Jesus, our Way and our Life,

Jesus, Joy of Angels,

Jesus, King of Patriarchs,

Jesus, Master of Apostles,

Jesus, Teacher of Evangelists,

Jesus, Strength of Martyrs,

Jesus, Light of Confessors,

Jesus, Purity of Virgins,

Jesus, Crown of all Saints,

 

Be merciful,

      Spare us, O Jesus.

Be merciful,

      Graciously hear us, O Jesus.

 

From all evil,

After each invocation say:

      Jesus, deliver us.

From all sin,

From Thy wrath,

From the snares of the devil,

From the spirit of fornication,

From everlasting death,

From the neglect of Thine inspirations,

Through the mystery of Thy holy Incarnation,

Through Thy Nativity,

Through Thine Infancy,

Through Thy most divine life,

Through Thy labors,

Through Thine Agony and Passion,

Through Thy Cross and dereliction,

Through Thy faintness and weariness,

Through Thy death and burial,

Through Thy Resurrection,

Through Thine Ascension,

Through Thine institution of the Most Holy Eucharist,

Through Thy joy,

Through Thy glory,

 

Lamb of God, Who takes away the sins of the world,

      Spare us, O Jesus.

Lamb of God, Who takes away the sins of the world,

      Graciously hear us, O Jesus.

Lamb of God, Who takes away the sins of the world,

      Have mercy on us, O Jesus.

 

Jesus, hear us.

      Jesus, graciously hear us.

 

Let Us Pray

      O Lord Jesus Christ, Who has said:  “Ask and ye shall receive; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you”; grant, we beseech Thee, to us who ask, the gift of Thy most divine love, that we may ever love Thee with all our heart, and in all our words and actions, and never cease from praising Thee.

      Make us, O Lord, to have both a perpetual fear and love of Thy holy name, for Thou never fails to govern those whom Thou founds upon the strength of Thy love, Who lives and reigns world without end. Amen.

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