Prayer of the Holy Righteous Sophia, Princess of Slutsk

O our holy and righteous mother, Blessed Princess Sophia, accept with love the offering of our faith, hope and love and lift it up to the Lord, and as during your lifetime you were a helper and intercessor for all the Orthodox Christians of your land, so now strengthen us firmly and unshakably to the point of death stand for the Orthodox faith, warm our hearts with your love for To the Lord and His Most Pure Mother. Beseech Christ our God, that He may preserve His holy Church from schisms and heresies, that he may establish in it the spirit of right faith and piety, the spirit of knowledge and love, the spirit of peace and eternal joy, that all its members may worship Him in spirit and truth, that he may strengthen the faithful in piety and sanctity of life, and that he may convert those who To the Church in its holy bosom. O holy Mother, praise and joy to the city of Slutsk, beseech the Lord, that He may deliver your city and all the small, White, and Great cities of Russia from famine, cowardice, flood, fire, foreign invasions, and internecine warfare, from deadly plagues, and send down zeal, foresight, wisdom, and faithfulness to our ruler Let them rule and judge according to His will, and keep the holy ordinances of the Church. Ask all who flow with faith to the shrine of your holy relics for a peaceful life, quietness, and enlightenment of minds and hearts; keep them from the wiles of the enemy, from the temptations of the world that lies in evil, and from all tribulation and need; turn us to repentance and correction; grant knowledge of the truth to those who are lost, and healing to those who are sick. Save us by your grace-filled prayers from all enemies, visible and invisible, and keep us from all evil, so that we may glorify the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit in all the days of our life, and your intercession to the ages of ages. Amen.

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