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Catholic Prayer: Litany of St. Bernard of Clairvaux

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This litany is for private use only.

Prayer:

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 God, Pray for us. Queen conceived without sin, Pray for us. Saint Bernard, Pray for us. St. Bernard, who in giving thyself to God, drew many souls to Him, Pray for us. St. Bernard, prodigy of the eleventh age, Pray for us. St. Bernard, ornament of the clergy, Pray for us. St. Bernard, terror of heretics, Pray for us. St. Bernard, oracle of the Church, Pray for us. St. Bernard, light of bishops, Pray for us. St. Bernard, most humble, Pray for us. St. Bernard, burning with zeal for the glory of God, Pray for us. St. Bernard, most ardent for the honor of Mary, Pray for us. St. Bernard, most beloved son of the Queen of Angels, Pray for us. St. Bernard, most pure in body and mind, Pray for us. St. Bernard, perfect model of poverty and mortification, Pray for us. St. Bernard, most ardent in charity to all, Pray for us. St. Bernard, who feared God and not earthly powers, Pray for us. St. Bernard, whose whole exterior breathed holiness, Pray for us. St. Bernard, whose very look spoke of God, Pray for us. St. Bernard, flower of religious, Pray for us. St. Bernard, who never lost sight of the presence of God, Pray for us. St. Bernard, angel of Clairvaux, Pray for us. St. Bernard, always absorbed in God, Pray for us.

Lamb of God, Who takest away the sins of the world, Hear us, O Lord. Lamb of God, Who takest away the sins of the world, Spare us, O Lord. Lamb of God, Who takes away the sins of the world, Have mercy on us.

Let Us Pray. O great Saint, who from the very dawn of life turned all the powers of thy soul and the noble affections of thy pure and loving heart toward thy Creator; O angel clothed in mortal flesh, who appeared in this valley of tears as a bright lily of purity to shed around thee the good odor of Christ, to show to all the beauty of virtue, and to point out to thousands the way to Heaven. O pray for us, that truly despising all earthly objects, we may live for God alone. R. Amen.

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