Litany of Carmelite Saints

Opening prayer:
O beautiful flower of Carmel, most fruitful vine, splendor of Heaven, holy and singular, who brought forth the Son of God, still ever remaining a pure Virgin, assist us in our necessity! O Star of the Sea, help and protect us! Show us that you are our Mother!

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 Spirit, have mercy on us.
Holy Trinity, one God, have mercy on us,

Holy Mary, pray for us.
Our Lady, Queen and Beauty of Carmel, pray for us.
Patroness of all who wear the Scapular, pray for us.
Hope of all who die wearing the Scapular, pray for us.
Saint Joseph, Protector of Our Order, pray for us.
Sts. Joachim and Anne, parents of the Virgin Mary and protectors of our Order, pray for us.

Our holy father, the Prophet Elijah, who by your prayer and contemplation laid the foundation of our Order on Carmel, pray for us.
Saint Elisha, who preserved the spirit of Elijah on Carmel, pray for us.
Holy Mother St. Teresa of Jesus, reformer of Carmel, Doctor of the Church, full of heavenly wisdom, pray for us.
St. John of the Cross, Doctor of the Church, and sure guide in the mystical life, pray for us.
St. Simon Stock, privileged servant of Mary, pray for us.
St. Albert, our most wise lawgiver and director, pray for us.
St. Therese of the Child Jesus, teacher of the “Little Way,” Doctor of the Church, and Patroness of the Missions, pray for us.
St. Elizabeth of the Trinity, finding your Heaven in the indwelling God., pray for us.
St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, daughter of Israel, of the Church and of Carmel, pray for us.
St. Teresa of Jesus of the Andes, ablaze with a youthful fire of virginal love for Christ, pray for us.
Sts. Louis and Zélie Martin, parents of St. Therese and model for all parents, pray for us.

St. Berthold, who united the dwellers on Carmel into one ecclesiastical Order of Mary, pray for us.
St. Brocard, great zealot for the observance of religious discipline, pray for us.
St. Peter Thomas, great servant of Mary, who strengthened you in martyrdom, pray for us.
Bl. Denis and Redemptus, who through your zeal earned the martyr’s crown, pray for us.
St. Andrew Corsini, wonderful peacemaker and lover of the poor, pray for us.
Bl. Angelus Augustine, marvel of eloquence in preaching the Word of God, pray for us.
Bl. John Soreth, burning with love for the observance of the Rule, pray for us.
Bl. Frances of Amboise, noble by birth, but nobler in virtue and confidence in God, pray for us.
Bl. Mary of the Incarnation, lover of real meekness, pray for us.
Bl. Anne of Saint Bartholomew, one with Teresa in the reform of Carmel, pray for us.
Bl. Mary of the Angels, like to the angels in innocence and purity, pray for us.
Bl. Teresa of St. Augustine and Companions of Compiegne, martyrs for Christ in the French Revolution, pray for us.
St. Teresa Margaret Redi, great lover and humble disciple of the Sacred Heart, pray for us.
St. Maria Maravillas of Jesus, filled with passionate zeal for God’s glory and the salvation of souls, pray for us.
Bl. Maria Mercedes Prat, rooted in love and martyr in the Spanish Civil War, pray for us.
St. Henry de Osso y Cervello, apostle to young people and teacher of the Gospel, pray for us.
St. Raphael Kalinowski, zealous for Church unity and spiritual director of both Catholics and Orthodox, pray for us.
Bl. Francis Palau, missionary preacher spreading love for Our Lady wherever you went, pray for us.
Bl. Josepha Naval Girbes, secular Carmelite devoted to building up God’s kingdom, pray for us.
Bl. Titus Brandsma, priest, educator and defender of truth, and martyr of the Holocaust, pray for us.
St. Mary Magdalen de Pazzi, on fire with love for God and victim of crucified love, pray for us.
Bl. Mary of Jesus Crucified, virgin and mystic, the Little Arab and Lily of Palestine, pray for us.
Pope St. Paul John II, pray for us.
Venerable Mother Luisita, pray for us.

All you holy men and women who by your virtues have given glory to Carmel, pray for us.

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

V. Pray for us, all you Saints of Carmel,
R. That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.

Let us pray:
Lord, may the patronage of the Blessed Virgin Mary, our Mother, and the prayers of all the saints of Carmel, help us to walk steadfastly in their footsteps, and by their prayers and good works ever further the cause of Your Church. We ask this through Our Lord, Jesus Christ, Your Son, Who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, forever and ever. Amen. O Mary, conceived without sin, pray for us who have recourse to thee! AMEN.

Additional Resources

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