The Litany of Saint Joseph

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,
God, the Holy Ghost,
Holy Trinity, one God,

Holy Mary,
(Pray for us))

St. Joseph,
Illustrious Son of David,
Light of Patriarchs,
Spouse of the Mother of God,
Chaste guardian of the Virgin,
Foster-father of the Son of God,
Zealous defender of Christ,
Head of the Holy Family,
Joseph most just,
Joseph most chaste,
Joseph most prudent,
Joseph most valiant,
Joseph most obedient,
Joseph most faithful,
Mirror of patience,
Lover of poverty,
Model of workmen,
Glory of home life,
Guardian of virgins,
Pillar of families,
Solace of the afflicted,
Hope of the sick,
Patron of the dying,
Terror of demons,
Protector of Holy Church,

Lamb of God, who takest away the sins of the world,
(spare us, O Lord.)
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).
He made him the lord of his household.
(And ruler over all his possessions.)

Let us pray.
God, Who, in Thine ineffable Providence didst vouchsafe to choose blessed Joseph to be the Spouse of Thy most holy Mother; grant, we beseech Thee, that we may be worthy to have him for our intercessor in Heaven whom, on earth, we venearate as our protector. Who livest and reignest world without end. (Amen.)
Kyrie, eleison.
Christe, eleison.
Kyrie, eleison.
Christe, audi nos.
Christe, exaudi nos.
Pater de cælis, Deus,
(Miserere nobis))
Fili, Redemptor mundi, Deus,
Spiritus Sancte, Deus,
Sancta Trinitas, unus Deus,
Sancta Maria,
(ora pro nobis))

Sancte Ioseph,
Proles David inclyta,
Lumen Patriarcharum,
Dei Genetricis Sponse,
Custos pudice Virginis,

Filii Dei nutricie,

Christi defensor sedule,
Almæ Familiæ præses,
Ioseph iustissime,
Ioseph castissime,
Ioseph prudentissime,
Ioseph fortissime,
Ioseph obedientissime,
Ioseph fidelissime,
Speculum patientiæ,
Amator paupertatis,
Exemplar opificum,
Domesticæ vitæ decus,
Custos virginum,
Familiarum columen,
Solatium miserorum,
Spes ægrotantium,
Patrone morientium,
Terror dæmonum,
Protector sanctæ Ecclesiæ,

Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi,
(parce nobis, Domine.)
Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi,
(exaudi nos, Domine.)
Agnus Dei, qui tollis peccata mundi,
(miserere nobis.)
Constituit eum dominum domus suæ.
(Et principem omnis possessionis suæ.)

Deus, qui in ineffabili providentia beatum Ioseph sanctissimæ Genetricis tuæ Sponsum eligere dignatus es, præsta, quæsumus, ut quem protectorem veneramur in terris, intercessorem habere mereamur in cælis: Qui vivis et regnas in sæcula sæculorum. (Amen.)