Divine Mercy Prayer
The Divine Mercy
She received the prayer through visions and conversations with our Lord Jesus. In this revelation, Jesus Christ made some very specific promises about the recitation of this prayer.
As a Roman Catholic devotion, The Divine Mercy prayer is usually said as a rosary-based prayer. We use the same set of rosary beads that we use in reciting the Rosary or the Chaplet of Holy Wounds. But unlike reciting the Rosary it is only one third as long.
The prayer said at any time in the Roman Catholic church. Though it is normally said on Divine Mercy Sunday and on Fridays at 3:00 pm. At the National Shrine of the Divine Mercy in Stockbridge Massachusetts, the prayer said every day.
Saint Faustina wrote all about her encounter with Jesus in her diary. During this
In her diary, she wrote about her visions, and about how the prayer was
According to Saint Faustina, Jesus proclaimed anything can be obtained through this prayer. As long as it is compatible with his will. On 13 Sept 1935, she had a vision. In that vision, she saw an angel sent to a city to destroy it. She began to pray to God for mercy on the city, after which she felt a strong presence of the Holy Trinity. The angel was powerless to harm the city when she was done with the prayer.
Chaplet of Divine Mercy Prayer
Make the Sign of the Cross
In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
Optional Opening Prayers
You expired, Jesus, but the source of life gushed forth for souls, and the ocean of mercy opened up for the whole world. O Fount of Life, unfathomable Divine Mercy, envelop the whole world and empty Yourself out upon us.
(Repeat three times)
O Blood and Water, which gushed forth from the Heart of Jesus as a fount of mercy for us, I trust in You!
Our Father, Who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name; Thy kingdom
Hail Mary, full of grace. The Lord is with thee. Blessed art thou amongst
The Apostles’ Creed
I believe in God, the Father almighty, Creator of heaven and earth, and in Jesus Christ, His only Son, our Lord, who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died and was buried; He descended into hell; on the third day He rose again from the dead; He ascended into heaven, and is seated at the right hand of God the Father almighty; from there He will come to judge the living and the dead. I believe in the Holy Spirit, the holy
The Eternal Father
Eternal Father, I offer you the Body and Blood, Soul and Divinity of Your Dearly Beloved Son, Our Lord, Jesus Christ, in atonement for our sins and those of the whole world.
On the 10 Small Beads of Each Decade
For the sake of His sorrowful Passion, have mercy on us and on the whole world.
Repeat for the remaining decades
Saying the “Eternal Father” (6) on the “Our Father” bead and then 10 “For the sake of His sorrowful Passion” (7) on the following “Hail Mary” beads.
Conclude with Holy God (Repeat three times)
Holy God, Holy Mighty One, Holy Immortal One, have mercy on us and on the whole world.
Optional Closing Prayer
Eternal God, in whom mercy is endless and the treasury of compassion — inexhaustible, look kindly upon us and increase Your mercy in us, that in difficult moments we might not despair nor become despondent, but with great confidence submit ourselves to Your holy will, which is Love and Mercy itself.
3 o clock Divine Mercy P
“You expired, Loving Jesus,
but the source of life poured forth for souls and
an ocean of mercy rose up for the whole world.
Blessed Fount of Life,
incomprehensible Divine Mercy,
cover the whole world and
empty Yourself out upon us.
O Blood and Water,
which poured forth from the Heart of Jesus
as a fount of mercy for us,
I trust in You.