NOVENA FOR THE MOST PRECIOUS BLOOD OF JESUS (litblood.htm)




        Devotions to the Most Precious Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ

Litany of the Most Precious Blood of Jesus

    Lord, have mercy on us. Christ, have mercy on us.
    Lord, 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 Ghost, Have mercy on us.
    Holy Trinity, One God, Have mercy on us.
    Blood of Christ, only-begotten Son of the Eternal Father, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Incarnate Word of God, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, of the New and Eternal Testament, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, falling upon the earth in the Agony, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, shed profusely in the Scourging, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, flowing forth in the Crowning with Thorns, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, poured out on the Cross, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Price of our salvation, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, without which there is no forgiveness, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Eucharistic drink and refreshment of souls, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, river of mercy, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Victor over demons, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Courage of martyrs, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Strength of confessors, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, bringing forth virgins, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Help of those in peril, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Relief of the burdened, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Solace in sorrow, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Hope of the penitent, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Consolation of the dying, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Peace and Tenderness of hearts, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, Pledge of Eternal Life, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, freeing souls from Purgatory, Save us.
    Blood of Christ, most worthy of all glory and honor, Save us.

    Lamb of God, Who takest away the sins of the world, Spare us, OLord.
    Lamb of God, Who takest away the sins of the world, Graciously hear us, O Lord.
    Lamb of God, Who takest away the sins of the world, Have mercy on us.

    Thou hast redeemed us, O Lord, in Thy Blood, And made of us a kingdom for our God.

    Let Us Pray:
    Almighty and Eternal God, Thou hast appointed Thine only-begotten Son the Redeemer of the world, and willed to be appeased by His Blood. Grant, we beseech Thee, that we may worthily adore this Price of our salvation, and through its power be safeguarded from the evils of this present life, so that we may rejoice in its fruits forever in Heaven. Through the same Christ Our Lord. Amen.

      Source: Treasury of Novenas, Fr. Lawrence G. Lovasik


    Other Devotions to the Most Precious Blood

    Hail, saving Victim, offered on the gibbet of the cross for me and for the whole human race. Hail, precious blood, flowing from the wounds of our crucified Lord Jesus Christ and washing away the sins of the whole world. Remember, O Lord, Thy creature that Thou hast redeemed by Thy precious blood.

      Indulgence of 60 days, once a day, at the elevation during Mass. Leo XIII, June 30, 1893

    O SACRAMENT most holy! O Sacrament divine! All praise and all thanksgiving be every moment Thine!
      Indulgence of 100 days, once during each Mass, when said at the elevation of both species. Pius VII, Dec. 7, 1819

    Most Precious Blood of Jesus Christ, shed, in order to obtain mercy for all men, behold us prostrate before Thee; flow upon us abundantly. Behold our heads, our hands, our wills, our understandings, our memories, our thoughts, our affections, our work, our senses, interior and exterior; wash all because all is soiled; purify all because all is corrupt; cure all because all is diseased. Change us by Thy adorable virtue that we may unite ourselves to Thee, O infinite Purity! Purify us, adorn us, save us, and crown us. Amen.

    O Precious Blood of Jesus, wash and purify all sinners!
    O Precious Blood of Jesus, may Thy powerful voice drive away from us and from our dwellings the scourges merited by our sins!
    O Precious Blood of Jesus, through Thee, may the Glory of God be repaired!
    O Eternal Father, I most ardently beg, through the Precious Blood of Thy Divine Son, the cessation of the evils which afflict the Church, the destruction of heresies, and the rapid propagation of the faith in infidel countries. Amen


    Mother Catherine Aurelia, Foundress of the Institute of the Precious Blood, wrote about the Heart of the Most Precious Blood:
      ". . . Wear this with confidence; it will continually say to you, 'Do not fear; the Blood of Jesus is protecting you.' Yes; in Holy Communion the Precious Blood penetrates your soul, gives you strength to overcome the difficulties on your way to Calvary, and assures you of victory."




DEVOTIONS TO THE MOST PRECIOUS BLOOD