January 3 – The Most Holy Name of Jesus – Optional Memorial


Litany of the Most Holy Name of Jesus

Lord, have mercy. 

Christ, have mercy. 

Lord, have mercy. 

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, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Splendor of the Father, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Brightness of eternal Light, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, King of Glory, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Sun of Justice, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Son of the Virgin Mary, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, most amiable, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, most admirable, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, the mighty God, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Father of the world to come, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, angel of great counsel, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, most powerful, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, most patient, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, most obedient, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, meek and humble of heart, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Lover of Chastity, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, our Lover, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, God of Peace, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Author of Life, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Model of Virtues, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, zealous for souls, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, our God, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, our Refuge, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Father of the Poor, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Treasure of the Faithful, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, good Shepherd, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, true Light, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, eternal Wisdom, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, infinite Goodness, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, our Way and our Life, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, joy of the Angels, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, King of the Patriarchs, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Master of the Apostles, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Teacher of the Evangelists, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Strength of Martyrs, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Light of Confessors, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Purity of Virgins, 

have mercy on us 

Jesus, Crown of all Saints, 

have mercy on us .

Be merciful, spare us, O Jesus! 

Be merciful, graciously hear us, O Jesus!

From all evil, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

From all sin, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

From your wrath, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

From the snares of the devil, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

From the spirit of fornication, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

From everlasting death, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

From the neglect of your inspirations, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through the mystery of your holy Incarnation, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Nativity, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Infancy, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your most divine Life, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Labors, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Agony and Passion, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Cross and Dereliction, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Sufferings, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Death and Burial, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Resurrection, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Ascension, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Institution of the Most Holy Eucharist, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Joys, 

deliver us, O Jesus 

Through your Glory, 

deliver us, O Jesus .

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

spare us, O Jesus! 

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

graciously hear us, O Jesus! 

Lamb of God, who take 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, you have said, “Ask and you shall receive; seek, and you shall find; knock, and it shall be opened to you”; mercifully attend to our supplications, and grant us the grace of your most divine love, that we may love you with all our hearts, and in all our words and actions, and never cease to praise you.

Make us, O Lord, to have a perpetual fear and love of your holy name, for you never fail to govern those whom you solidly establish in your love. You, who live and reign forever and ever.

Amen.