to Pray the Chaplet of The Divine Mercy
(On ordinary rosary beads) (Diary, 476)
Father, Who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name; Thy kingdom come;
Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our
daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who
trespass against us; and lead us not into temptation, but deliver
us from evil. Amen.
The Hail Mary
Mary, full of grace. The Lord is with you. Blessed are you among
women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb, Jesus. Holy Mary,
Mother of God, pray for us sinners, now and at the hour of our
The Apostles' Creed
(Text from official approved translation. See Holy Saturday
Liturgy in the Roman Missal.)
believe in God, the Father almighty, creator of heaven and earth.
I believe in Jesus Christ, His only Son, our Lord. He was
conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit, and born of the Virgin
Mary. He suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified, died, and
was buried. He descended to the dead. On the third day He rose
again. He ascended into heaven, and is seated at the right hand of
the Father. He will come again to judge the living and the dead. I
believe in the Holy Spirit, the holy catholic Church, the
communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins, the resurrection of
the body, and the life everlasting. Amen.
On the Large Bead before Each Decade:
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:
the sake of His sorrowful Passion, have mercy on us and on the
Concluding Doxology: (after five decades)
God, Holy Mighty One, Holy Immortal One, have mercy on us and on
the whole world. (Three times)