The Divine Mercy Chaplet
The Divine Mercy Chaplet is a beautiful devotional prayer to the Divine Mercy, based upon the apparitions of Christ to St. Faustina. It takes a little less time to pray than the Rosary.← Return to Resources
Opening PrayerLeader: You expired, Jesus, but the source of life gushed forth for souls, and the ocean of mercy opened up for the whole world. O Fount of Life, unfathomable Divine Mercy, envelop the whole world and empty Yourself out upon us.
All: (Repeat 3 times) O Blood and Water, which gushed forth from the Heart of Jesus as a fount of Mercy for us, I trust in You!
Our Father, Hail Mary and the Apostle's Creed
Five Decades:On each “Our Father” bead, pray:
Leader: Eternal Father, I offer You the Body and Blood, Soul and Divinity, of Your dearly beloved Son, Our Lord Jesus Christ, All: in atonement for our sins and those of the whole world.On each of the 10 “Hail Mary” beads, pray:
Leader: For the sake of His sorrowful Passion, All: have mercy on us and on the whole world.