LCMS Worship provides “A Lenten Prayer” for congregations to use in worship services or for families to use during devotions.
Lent is a time that calls for our return to God in prayer (Joel 2). “A Lenten Prayer” is a penitential prayer based on the “Jesus Prayer”: Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner.
This particular prayer is one of the older prayers of the Church from the Lutheran Reformation.
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