the archangel prayers
Michael the Archangel
Saint Michael the Archangel, defend us in the hour of battle, be
our safeguard against the wickedness and snares of the devil, may
God restrain him we humbly pray, and do thou oh Prince of the Heavenly
Host, by the power of God, cast into hell satan and all the evil
spirits that roam through the world , seeking the ruin of souls.
Saint Michael the Archangel, please protect us from the evil one
and help us to obtain the grace to do the Will of God.
Gabriel the Archangel
Please announce the Holy Word of God to us, write it in our hearts,
help us to remember it and to put it into practice.
Raphael the Archangel
Fill me with the Love of God, with the ardent flame of Love of the
Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary, with the Love of all the angels
Protect me and guide me, open the way for me to do the Will of God
in every action, remind me to praise God and to reject temptations
Angels and Archangels (in general)
O God, who in Thine ineffable Providence, hast sent Thy Holy Angels
to watch over us: grant, we humbly pray, that we may always be defended
by their protection and may rejoice in their fellowship forever.
Through Christ our Lord. Amen.
God our Father, in a wonderful way You guide the work of angels
and men. May those who serve You constantly in heaven keep our lives
safe from all harm here on earth. Grant this through our Lord Jesus
Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit,
one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
to St. Michael the Archangel
Supported by the intercession of blessed Michael, Thine Archangel,
we humbly beseech Thee, O Lord, that the service we pay with our
lips, we may lay hold of with our minds. Through our Lord Jesus
Christ, Thy Son, who lives and reigns with Thee in the unity of
the Holy Spirit, world without end. Amen.
O God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, we call upon your Holy
Name, and as supplicants we implore your clemency, that by the intercession
of Blessed Mary, ever Virgin Immaculate and our Mother, and of the
glorious Archangel St Michael, You would deign to help us against
Satan and all other unclean spirits, who roam about the world for
the injury of the human race and the ruin of souls. Amen.
O God, who from among all the Angels did choose the Archangel Gabriel
to announce the Mystery of Thine Incarnation: mercifully grant that
we who keep his feast on earth may feel the effect of his patronage
in heaven. Who lives and reigns, with God the Father, in the unity
of the Holy Spirit, world without end. Amen
O Blessed Archangel Gabriel, we beseech you, intercede for us at
the throne of divine Mercy in our present necessities, that as you
did announce to Mary the mystery of the Incarnation, so through
your prayers and patronage in heaven we may obtain the benefits
of the same, and sing the praise of God forever in the land of the
to St. Raphael the Archangel
O glorious Archangel, St Raphael, great Prince of the heavenly court,
illustrious for your gifts of wisdom and grace, guide of those who
journey by land or sea, consoler of the afflicted, and refuge of
sinners: I beg you to assist me in all my needs and in all the sufferings
of this life, as once you did help the young Tobias on his travels.
And because you are the 'Medicine of God,' I humbly ask you to heal
the many infirmities of my soul, and the ills which afflict my body,
if it be for my greater good. I especially ask of you an angelic
purity, which may fit me to be the temple of the Holy Spirit.
Be pleased, O Lord God, to send to our aid St Raphael the Archangel:
and may he, who, we believe, stands forever before the throne of
Your Majesty, offer unto You our humble petitions to be blessed
by You. Through Christ our Lord. Amen.