Skip to comments.Prayer to be Freed of the Seven Deadly Sins
Posted on 03/04/2010 3:59:06 PM PST by NYer
O Jesus, meek Savior and Prince of Peace, implant in me the virtues of gentleness and patience. Let me curb the fury of anger and restrain all resentment and impatience so as to overcome evil with good, attain your peace, and rejoice in Your love.
O Jesus, Model of humility, divest me of all pride and arrogance. Let me acknowledge my weakness and sinfulness, so that I may bear mockery and contempt for Your sake and esteem myself as lowly in your sight.
O Jesus, Teacher of abstinence, help me to serve You rather than our appetites. Keep me from gluttony - the inordinate love of food and drink and let me hunger and thirst for Your justice.
O Jesus, Lover of purity, remove all lust from my heart, so that I may serve You with a pure mind and a chaste body.
O Jesus, Father of the poor, help me to avoid all covetousness for earthly goods and give me a love for heavenly things. Inspire me to give to the needy, just as You gave Your life, that I might inherit eternal treasures.
O Jesus, Exemplar of love, keep me from all envy and ill-will. Let the grace of Your love dwell in me that I may rejoice in the happiness of others and bewail their adversities.
O Jesus, zealous Lover of souls, keep me from all sloth of mind or body. Inspire me with zeal for your glory, so that I may do all things for You and in You.
O Jesus, my Merciful Redeemer, my Loving Savior, my Divine Healer, all this I humbly pray and ask in confidence, and filled with faith, hope and trust, in Your Holy and Mighty name, Amen
Thank You Jesus, Praise You Jesus, Bless You Jesus, I Love You Jesus
Thanks for posting this!
A very timely prayer for me. Thanks for posting.
What a wonderful prayer...thank you.
Prayed it and will pray it more times. Thanks for posting this prayer.
Aside from their theological significance, each of the Seven Deadly Sins has the power to destroy the quality of one’s life here on earth. It is an important prayer.
Thank you for posting.
Thank you so much for this prayer! I’m going to print it out and put it by my bedside.
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