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Chaplet of St. Michael

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

Say the following prayer on the medal:

O God, come to my assistance.
O Lord, make haste to help me.
Glory be to the Father, etc.

  1. By the intercession of St Michael and the celestial Choir of Seraphim, may the Lord make us worthy to burn with the fire of perfect charity. Amen.
    (1 Our Father on the first large bead, 3 Hail Marys on the next three small beads)
  2. By the intercession of St Michael and the celestial Choir of Cherubim, may the Lord vouchsafe to grant us grace to leave the ways of wickedness, to run in the paths of Christian perfection. Amen. (1 Our Father, 3 Hail Marys)
  3. By the intercession of St Michael and the celestial Choir of Thrones, may the Lord infuse into our hearts a true and sincere spirit of humility. Amen.
    (1 Our Father, 3 Hail Marys)
  4. By the intercession of St Michael and the celestial Choir of Dominions, may the Lord give us grace to govern our senses and subdue our unruly passions. Amen.
    (1 Our Father, 3 Hail Marys)
  5. By the intercession of St Michael and the celestial Choir of Powers, may the Lord vouchsafe to protect our souls against the snares and temptations of the Devil. Amen.
    (1 Our Father, 3 Hail Marys)
  6. By the intercession of St Michael and the celestial Choir of Virtues, may the Lord deliver us from evil and suffer us not to fall into temptation. Amen.
    (1 Our Father, 3 Hail Marys)
  7. By the intercession of St Michael and the Celestial Choir of Principalities, may God fill our souls with a true spirit of obedience. Amen.
    (1 Our Father, 3 Hail Marys)
  8.  By the intercession of St Michael and the celestial Choir of Archangels, may the Lord give us perseverance in faith and in all good works, in order that we gain the glory of Paradise. Amen.
    (1 Our Father, 3 Hail Marys)
  9. By the intercession of St Michael and the celestial Choir of Angels, may the Lord grant us to be protected by them in this mortal life and conducted hereafter to eternal glory. Amen.
    (1 Our Father, 3 Hail Marys) 

    Recite on the next four beads:

1 Our Father in honour of St Michael
1 Our Father in honour of St Gabriel
1 Our Father in honour of St Raphael
1 Our Father in honour of our Guardian Angel

O glorious prince, St Michael, chief and commander of the heavenly hosts, guardian of souls, vanquisher of rebel spirits, servant in the house of the Divine King, and our admirable conductor, who shines with excellence and superhuman virtue, vouchsafe to deliver us from evil, who turn to you with confidence, and enable us by your gracious protection to serve God more and more faithfully every day. Amen.