Re: Jesus prayer
> I would like to ask whether any form of the Greek Orthodox Jesusamartolon",
> prayer ("Kyrie Iisou Christe, hyie Theou, eleison me ton
> i.e. "Lord Jesus Christ, son of God, forgive me a sinner") existsin
> the Syriac tradition. It is recited counting how many times it isWe do have a concluding prayer that we say along with the Angelic
> said on a prayer rope.
Hymn of St. Athanasius. It goes:
"Our Lord Jesus Christ, close not the door of your mercies on our
faces m'lord, we confess that we are sinners. Have mercy on us."
Sometimes I will chant this alone to myself in a similar fashion to
the Jesus Prayer. The Syriac version has a wonderful pacing.