Glory Be Prayer

The English Version of the Gloria Patri

The Glory Be is a popular, brief, Catholic prayer. It is commonly added at the end of Psalms and Canticles during the Liturgy of the Hours. The Latin version of the Glory Be is called the Gloria Patri. It is, at its core, a prayer praising the Holy Trinity: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.

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Glory be to the Father
and to the Son
and to the Holy Spirit
as it was
in the beginning
is now
and ever shall be
world without end. Amen.

Updated 8-22-2018

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