LITANY OF ST. JOSEPH


Lord, have Mercy
Lord, have mercy

Christ have mercy
Christ have mercy


Response to the following:
have mercy on us

Holy Trinity, one God
God our Father in heaven
God the Son, Redeemer of the world
God the Holy Spirit
Holy Trinity, one God


Response to the following: pray for us

Holy Mary
Saint Joseph
Noble son of the House of David
Light of patriarchs
Husband of the Mother of God
Guardian of the Virgin
Foster father of the Son of God
Faithful guardian of Christ
Joseph, chaste and just
Joseph, prudent and brave
Joseph, obedient and loyal
Pattern of patience
Lover of poverty
Model of workers
Example to parents
Guardian of virgins
Pillar of family life
Comfort of the troubled
Hope of the sick
Patron of the dying
Terror of evil spirits
Protector of the Church


Response to the following: have mercy on us

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


V. God made him master of his household.
R. And put him in charge of all that he owned.


Let us pray:

Almighty God,
in your infinite wisdom and love
you chose Joseph to be the husband of Mary,
the mother of your Son.
As we enjoy his protection on earth
may we have the help of his prayers in heaven.
We ask this through Christ our Lord.

R. Amen.