Short Prayers

English Language Study for Russian Orthodox Learners

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In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.  Amen.

O God, be merciful to me, a sinner.

O Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, for the sake of the prayers of Thy Most Pure Mother and all the saints, have mercy on us.  Amen.

Glory to Thee, our God, glory to Thee.

O Heavenly King, Comforter, Spirit of Truth, Who art everywhere present and fillest all things, Treasury of good things and Giver of  life: come and dwell in us, and cleanse us of all impurity, and save our souls, O Good One.

Holy God, Holy Mighty, Holy Immortal, have mercy on us.  Thrice.

Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, both now and ever, and unto the ages of ages. Amen.

Lord, have mercy. Thrice.

O Theotokos and Virgin, rejoice, Mary, full of grace, the Lord is with Thee; blessed art Thou among women, and blessed is the Fruit of Thy womb, for Thou hast borne the Saviour of our souls.

Pray unto God for me, O Holy Saint _____________,* well-pleasing to God: for I turn to you, who are a speedy helper and intercessor for my soul.

* name of your patron saint

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