BASIC PRAYERS

BASIC PRAYERS
  1. Sign of the Cross (In nomine Patri)

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

  1. Lord’s Prayer (Pater noster)

Our Father, who art in heaven,

hallowed be Thy name;

Thy kingdom come;

Thy will be done

on earth as it is in heaven.

Give us this day our daily bread;

and forgive us our trespasses

as we forgive those who trespass against us;

and lead us not into temptation,

but deliver us from evil.

Amen.

  1. Hail Mary (Ave Maria)

Hail Mary, full of grace! The Lord is with thee.

Blessed art thou among women,

and blessed is the fruit of thy womb, Jesus.

Holy Mary, Mother of God,

pray for us sinners,

now and at the hour of our death.

Amen.

  1. Doxology (Gloria Patri)

Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit.

As it was in the beginning, is now and ever shall be,

world without end. Amen.

  1. The Apostles’ Creed (Symbolum Apostolorum)

I believe in God, * the Father almighty, * Creator of heaven and earth, * and in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord, * who was conceived by the Holy Spirit, * born of the Virgin Mary, * suffered under Pontius Pilate, * was crucified, died and was buried; * he descended into hell; * on the third day he rose again from the dead; * he ascended into heaven, * and is seated at the right hand of God the Father almighty; * from there he will come to judge the living and the dead. * I believe in the Holy Spirit, * the holy catholic Church, * the communion of saints, * the forgiveness of sins, * the resurrection of the body, * and life everlasting. * Amen.

  1. The Nicene Constantinopolitan Creed (Symbolum Nicæno-Constantinopolitanum)

I believe in one God, * the Father almighty, * maker of heaven and earth, * of all things visible and invisible. * I believe in one Lord Jesus Christ, * the Only Begotten Son of God, * born of the Father before all ages. * God from God, Light from Light, * true God from true God, * begotten, not made, consubstantial with the Father; * through him all things were made. * For us men and for our salvation * he came down from heaven, * and by the Holy Spirit was incarnate of the Virgin Mary, * and became man. * For our sake he was crucified under Pontius Pilate, * he suffered death and was buried, * and rose again on the third day * in accordance with the Scriptures. * He ascended into heaven * and is seated at the right hand of the Father. * He will come again in glory * to judge the living and the dead * and his kingdom will have no end. * I believe in the Holy Spirit, the Lord, the giver of life, * who proceeds from the Father and the Son, * who with the Father and the Son is adored and glorified, * who has spoken through the prophets. * I believe in one, holy, catholic and apostolic Church. * I confess one Baptism for the forgiveness of sins * and I look forward to the resurrection of the dead * and the life of the world to come. * Amen.