Litany of Saint Joseph, Husband of Mary

To be prayed especially in the days preceding the feast of St. Joseph, March 10-18.

If you're homebound or unable to attend, you can pray the novena from the comfort of your home or mobile device.

 


Lord, have mercy on us.  Lord, have mercy on us.

Christ, 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 Spirit, Have mercy on us.

Holy Trinity, one God, Have mercy on us.


Holy Mary, Pray for us. 

St. Joseph, Pray for us.

Illustrious Son of David, Pray for us.

Light of patriarchs, Pray for us.

Husband of the Mother of God, Pray for us.

Chaste guardian of the Virgin, Pray for us.

Foster-father of the Son of God, Pray for us.

Diligent protector of Christ, Pray for us.

Head of the Holy Family, Pray for us.

Joseph most just, Pray for us.

Joseph most chaste, Pray for us.

Joseph most prudent, Pray for us.

Joseph most valiant, Pray for us.

Joseph most obedient, Pray for us.

Joseph most faithful, Pray for us.

Mirror of patience, Pray for us.

Lover of poverty, Pray for us.

Model of workers, Pray for us.

Glory of family life, Pray for us.

Guardian of virgins, Pray for us.

Pillar of families, Pray for us.

Solace of the afflicted, Pray for us.

Hope of the sick, Pray for us.

Patron of the dying, Pray for us.

Terror of demons, Pray for us.

Protector of the Holy Church, Pray for us.


Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world, Spare us, O Lord.

Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world, Graciously hear us, O Lord.

Lamb of God, you take away the sins of the world, Have mercy on us.


He made him master of his house. And ruler of all he possessed.

Let us pray: O God, in your providence, which surpasses all words, you saw fit to choose the blessed Joseph to be the husband of your most holy Mother. Grant, we beseech you, that we may deserve to have him as intercessor in heaven, whom, on earth, we venerate as our protector. For you live and reign forever and ever. Amen.