Today bring to me the souls of priests and religious, and immerse them in My unfathomable mercy. It was they who gave Me the strength to endure My bitter Passion. Through them, as through channels, My mercy flows out upon mankind.
Merciful Jesus, from whom comes all that is good, increase Your grace in
us, that we may perform worthy works of mercy, and that all who see
them may glorify the Father of Mercy who is in heaven.
The fountain of God's love
Dwells in pure hearts,
Bathed in the Sea of Mercy,
Radiant as stars, bright as the dawn.
Father, turn Your merciful gaze upon the company [of chosen ones] in
your vineyard - upon the souls of priests and religious; and endow them
with the strength of your blessing. For the love of the Heart of Your
Son in which they are enfolded, impart to them Your power and light,
that they may be able to guide others in the way of salvation, and with
one voice sing praise to Your boundless mercy for ages without end.
(1212-1213 in Diary
of St. Faustina: Divine Mercy in My Soul)
Divine Mercy Chaplet
1. Begin with the Sign of the Cross, 1 Our Father, 1 Hail
Mary and The Apostles Creed.
2. Then on the Our Father Beads say the following:
Eternal 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.
3. On the 10 Hail Mary Beads say the following:
For the sake of His sorrowful Passion, have mercy on us and on the whole world.
(Repeat step 2 and 3 for all five decades).
4. Conclude with (three times):
Holy God, Holy Mighty One, Holy Immortal One, have mercy on us and on the whole world.