Forgiveness of Sins, Righteousness and Eternal Life

Almighty and eternal God, by your Son you promised us the forgiveness of sins, righteousness and eternal life. By your Holy Spirit lead and awaken our hearts that we daily pray for help in all afflictions, seek to be near him, and believing the promise of his Word, obtain what we pray for, and at … Continue reading Forgiveness of Sins, Righteousness and Eternal Life

Forgive Us, Cleanse Our Hearts, that We May Love Your Word

Lord God, heavenly Father, we confess that we are poor, wretched sinners and that there is no good in us, since our hearts, flesh and blood are so corrupted by sinthat we can never be without sinful desire in this life. Therefore dear Father, forgive us these sins and let your Holy Spirit cleanse our … Continue reading Forgive Us, Cleanse Our Hearts, that We May Love Your Word

Forgive Us Our Sins, that We May Praise and Glorify You

Jesus Christ, Son of the living God, you gave us your holy Word and have generously provided for all our bodily needs. We are unworthy of all these mercies and have rather deserved punishment. But forgive us our sins as you forgave Peter, and prosper and bless us in our different callings that by your … Continue reading Forgive Us Our Sins, that We May Praise and Glorify You

Forgiveness and Salvation

Lord, Father all-powerful, and ever-living God, I thank you, for even though I am a sinner in the kindness of your mercy you have fed me with the precious body and blood of your Son, our Lord Jesus Christ. I pray that this holy communion may not bring me condemnation and punishment but forgiveness and … Continue reading Forgiveness and Salvation

For Forgiveness

God and King, by your mercy, pardon the sins of your servant __________. Deliver him from all the bonds of the enemy that he may cling to your commandments with all his heart, and always love you alone with all his strength, and one day be counted with your blessed ones; through Christ our Lord. … Continue reading For Forgiveness

Confession and Prayer for Forgiveness

O Lord, O King, magnificent in the stronghold of heaven, always worthy of praise. In your grace for your people: have mercy. Lord, to whom the hosts of cherubim sing in endless praise: have mercy. Lord, the heavenly armies sing high praise to you, and the seraphim reply to them: have mercy. O Christ, enthroned as King … Continue reading Confession and Prayer for Forgiveness

For Forgiveness and Deliverance

O Christ, my Creator and Redeemer, almighty Lord God, forgive the sins of all who are joined to me by friendship or blood, and for whom I pray, or have resolved to pray, — and all your faithful people. Deliver them from all evil, preserve them in all good, and bring them to eternal joy; … Continue reading For Forgiveness and Deliverance

For Forgiveness

O God, your nature and property is always to have mercy and to forgive. Receive our humble petitions. Even though we may be tied and bound with the chain of our sins, let your great pity and mercy loose us; for the honor of Jesus Christ, our Mediator, and Advocate. Amen. Source: Gregory the Great Source … Continue reading For Forgiveness

For Forgiveness

Almighty God, with Fatherly tenderness receive those who flee from your anger, that those who dread the scourge that comes from your majesty may rejoice in your forgiveness; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen. Source: Gelasian Sacramentary Source of this version: Freely modified from Prayers of the Middle Ages, edited by J. Manning Potts, 1954  

Confession and Forgiveness (2)

O almighty God, merciful Father, I, a poor, miserable sinner, confess to you all my sins and iniquities with which I have ever offended you and justly deserved your temporal and eternal punishment. But I am heartily sorry for them and sincerely repent of them, and I pray of your boundless mercy and for the … Continue reading Confession and Forgiveness (2)