LITANY OF THE MOST PRECIOUS BLOOD

OF OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST


in Latin


Lord, have mercy.

R. Lord, have mercy.

Christ, have mercy.

R. Christ, have mercy.

Lord, have mercy.

R. Lord, have mercy.

Christ, hear us.

R. Christ, graciously hear us.


God the Father of Heaven,

R. have mercy on us.

God the Son, Redeemer of the world,

R. have mercy on us.

God the Holy Spirit,

R. have mercy on us.

Holy Trinity, one God,

R. have mercy on us.


Blood of Christ, only-begotten Son of the Eternal Father,  

R. save us.

Blood of Christ, Incarnate Word of God,   

R. save us.

Blood of Christ, of the New and Eternal Testament, 

R. save us.

Blood of Christ, falling upon the earth in the Agony,  

R. ...

Blood of Christ, shed profusely in the Scourging,  

R. ...

Blood of Christ, flowing forth in the Crowning with Thorns, 

R. .

Blood of Christ, poured out on the Cross, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, price of our salvation, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, without which there is no forgiveness,   

R. 

Blood of Christ, Eucharistic drink and refreshment of souls,  

R. 

Blood of Christ, stream of mercy, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, victor over demons, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, courage of Martyrs,

R. 

Blood of Christ, strength of Confessors,

R. 

Blood of Christ, bringing forth Virgins, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, help of those in peril, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, relief of the burdened, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, solace in sorrow, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, hope of the penitent, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, consolation of the dying, 

R. 

Blood of Christ, peace and tenderness of hearts,

R. 

Blood of Christ, pledge of eternal life,

R. 

Blood of Christ, freeing souls from purgatory,  

R. 

Blood of Christ, most worthy of all glory and honor, 

R. Save us.


 

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

R. spare us, O Lord.


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

R. graciously hear us,


O Lord. Lamb of God, Who takest away the sins of the world,

R. have mercy on us.

 


V. Thou hast redeemed us with Thy Blood, O Lord.

R. And made of us a kingdom for our God.


Let us pray:

Almighty, and everlasting God, Who hast appointed Thine only-begotten Son to be the Redeemer of the world, and hast been pleased to be reconciled unto us by His Blood, grant us, we beseech Thee, so to venerate with solemn worship the price of our salvation, that the power thereof may here on earth keep us from all things hurtful, and the fruit of the same may gladden us for ever hereafter in heaven. Through the same Christ our Lord.

Amen.


Conclusion for Every Day

August Queen of the Heavens, heavenly Sovereign of the Angels,

Thou who from the beginning hast received from God the power and the mission to crush the head of Satan,

we humbly beseech Thee to send thy holy legions,

so that under Thy command and through Thy power,

they may pursue the demons and combat them everywhere,

suppress their boldness, and drive them back into the abyss.


O good and tender Mother,

Thou wilt always be our love and hope!


O Divine Mother,

send Thy Holy Angels to defend us and to drive far away from us the cruel enemy.

Holy Angels and Archangels, defend us, guard us.

Amen.



Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, have mercy on us.

Mary, Help of Christians, pray for us.

Virgin Most Powerful, pray for us.

St. Joseph, pray for us.

St. Michael the Archangel, pray for us.

All You Holy Angels, pray for us.



+ In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.  Amen.