Litany of St. Joseph

Lord, have mercy
Christ, have mercy
Lord, have mercy
God our Father in heaven
God the Son, Redeemer of the world
God the Holy Spirit
Holy Trinity, one God
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
Head of the holy family
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
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
R/. Lord, have mercy.
R/. Christ, have mercy.
R/. Lord, have mercy.
R/. Have mercy on us.
R/. Have mercy on us.
R/. Have mercy on us.
R/. Have mercy on us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Pray for us.
R/. Spare us O Lord.
R/. Hear us O Lord.
R/. Have mercy on us.

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

Notes

The closing prayer of this litany is the prayer for the Votive Mass of St. Joseph (ICEL translation, 1976).