Prayer After Meetings
 

LORD, have mercy on us. Christ have mercy on us. Lord, have mercy on us. 

Our Father (in secret)

V. And lead us not into temptation.

R. But deliver us from evil.

V. Confirm, O God, the work, Thou hast wrought in us.

R. From Thy holy temple, in Jerusalem. 

V. O Lord, hear my prayer.

R. And let my cry come unto Thee.

V. The Lord be with you. 

R. And with thy spirit. 

Let us pray.

Grant us, we beseech Thee, O Lord, the help of Thy grace, that with Thine aid, we may accomplish what we know Thou hast appointed  us to perform. We give Thee thanks, Almighty God, for all Thy benefits, who livest and reignest world without end.

R. Amen

V. Let us pray for our benefactors.

R. Vouchsafe, O Lord, to reward with eternal life all that, for Thy name's sake, do us good. Amen.

Antiphon. If Thou, O Lord, wilt mark iniquities, Lord, who shall stand it?

Psalm 129

Out of the depths I have cried to Thee, O Lord; Lord hear my voice.

Let Thy ears be attentive to the voice of my supplication.

If Thou, O Lord, wilt mark iniquities, Lord, who shall stand it?

For with Thee there is merciful forgiveness, and by reason of Thy law, I have waited for Thee, O Lord.

My soul has relied on His word, my soul hath hoped in the Lord.

From the morning watch even until night, let Israel hope in the Lord.

Because with the Lord there is mercy; and with Him plentiful redemption.

And He shall redeem Israel from all his iniquities.

Eternal rest, give to them, O Lord. 

And let perpetual light shine upon them. 

Antiphon. If Thou, O Lord, wilt mark iniquities, Lord, who shall stand it?

V. From the gates of hell.

R. Deliver their souls, O Lord.

V. O Lord, hear my prayer.

R. And let my cry come unto Thee.

V. The Lord be with you.

R. And with thy spirit

Let us pray.

O God, the giver of pardon and lover of human salvation, we beseech Thy clemency to grant that the brethren, relations and benefactors of our congregation, who have passed from this world, may, by the intercession of the Blessed Mary, ever Virgin, and of all Thy Saints, attain to the fellowship of eternal beatitude. 

O God, the Creator and Redeemer of all the faithful, grant to the souls of Thy servants departed the remission of all their sins; that through pious supplications they may obtain the pardon which they always desired. Who livest and reignest world without end. 

R. Amen

V. Eternal rest, give to the, O Lord.

R. And let perpetual light shine upon them.

V. May they rest in peace.

R. Amen.