PRAYER

Litany In Honour Of Bl. John Beyzym, servant of Lepers in Madagascar

Lord, have mercy, Lord, have mercy.
Christ, have mercy, Christ, have mercy.
Lord, have mercy, Lord, have mercy.

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.

Jesus, Son of the Living God, Have mercy on us.
Jesus, the only Redeemer and Saviour of all Humanity, Have mercy on us.
Jesus, the Way, the Truth and our Life, Have mercy on us.
Jesus, who loves us without limits, Have mercy on us.
Jesus, who gives sanctifying grace in our souls, Have mercy on us.

Holy Mary, Mother of God, Pray for us.
Holy Mary, powerful Help of Christians, Pray for us.
Holy Mary, Mediatrix of all Graces, Pray for us.

Saint Ignatius of Loyola, Founder of the Society of Jesus, Pray for us.
Blessed John, Venerable Citizen of Volyn, Pray for us.
Blessed John, spiritual son of St. Ignatius, Pray for us.
Blessed John, with a burning zeal for the mission, Pray for us.
Blessed John, great venerator of Mother of God, Pray for us.
Blessed John, entrusting his life and work to the Mother of the Savior, Pray for us.
Blessed John, man of fervent prayer, Pray for us.
Blessed John, lover of the will of God, Pray for us.
Blessed John, fulfilling difficult obedience to superiors, Pray for us.
Blessed John, humbly loving Jesus Christ, Pray for us.
Blessed John, loving the Cross of Jesus, Pray for us.
Blessed John, desiring the greater glory of God, Pray for us.
Blessed John, helping people to return to God, Pray for us.
Blessed John, wishing good of the people and the salvation of their souls, Pray for us.
Blessed John, example of humility and simplicity, Pray for us.
Blessed John, Apostle of Madagascar, Pray for us.
Blessed John, tutor of the Malagasy, Pray for us.
Blessed John, devoted servant of the lepers, Pray for us.
Blessed John, builder of the refuge and the hospital for the lepers in Marana, Pray for us.
Blessed John, nursing the sick, Pray for us.
Blessed John, wishing to be one of the lepers, to become alike his protected, Pray for us.
Blessed John, sacrificing his life for his suffering, sick friends, Pray for us.
Blessed John, spiritual apostle of prisoners in Sakhalin, Pray for us.
Blessed John, loving dear departed, Pray for us.
Blessed John, longing for his homeland, Pray for us.
Blessed John, wishing to go to heaven, Pray for us.

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

V. Pray for us, O blessed John Beyzym,
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Let Us Pray

God, for the salvation of the leper sufferers in Madagascar You have bestowed upon blessed Jan Beyzym, the priest, the apostolic power and the heroic virtue of the merciful love, + give us the grace, excited by his example to grow in love for the brothers and sisters who are in need and that we rush to their aid.
Through Christ our Lord.
Amen.