Help, Save, Have Mercy on Us

In peace let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

For the peace of God and the salvation of our souls, let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

For peace of the whole world, for the stability of the holy churches of God, and for the unity of all, let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

For this holy house and for those who enter it with faith, reverence, and the fear of God, let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

For our pastors, teachers, and all who are in the service of Christ, and all the clergy and laity, let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

For our country, the president, and all those in public service, let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

For this parish and city, for every city and country, and for the faithful who live in them, let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

For favorable weather, an abundance of the fruits of the earth, and temperate seasons, let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

For travelers by land, sea, and air, for the sick, the suffering, the captives, and for their salvation, let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

For our deliverance from all affliction, wrath, danger, and distress, let us pray to the Lord.
Lord, have mercy.

Help us, save us, have mercy upon us, and protect us, O God, by your grace.
Amen.

Source: The Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom

Source of this version: Modified from  http://www.ocf.org/OrthodoxPage/liturgy/liturgy.html

Also in the form of listed petitions without a response:

In peace let us pray to the Lord.
For the peace of God and the salvation of our souls;
For peace of the whole world, for the stability of the holy churches of God, and for the unity of all;
For this holy house and for those who enter it with faith, reverence, and the fear of God;
For our pastors, teachers, and all who are in the service of Christ, and all the clergy and laity;
For our country, the president, and all those in public service;
For this parish and city, for every city and country, and for the faithful who live in them;
For favorable weather, an abundance of the fruits of the earth, and temperate seasons;
For travelers by land, sea, and air, for the sick, the suffering, the captives, and for their salvation;
For our deliverance from all affliction, wrath, danger, and distress;
Help us, save us, have mercy on us, and protect us, O God, by your grace.
Amen.

 

 

 

“For our pastors, teachers,…” in the original is “For our Archbishop (Name), our Bishop (Name), the honorable presbyters, the deacons in the service of Christ, and all the clergy and laity, let us pray to the Lord.”

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pastorstratman

Lutheran pastor serving St. Stephen's in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

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