A beautiful prayer from the Byzantine tradition to the Holy Spirit, sung by Father Rafic, Benedetto and Magali according to a melody composed by Father Rafic, which can serve as a prayer for the conclave during which the successor of Pope Benedict XVI will be chosen.


From the moment that it was announced that the conclave would begin on March 12, 2013, the Catholic world is praying even more intensely to the Holy Spirit, asking the gifts of the Spirit for the cardinals who are voting.

To hear the prayer here

The words are:

Heavenly King, Comforter, the Spirit of Truth,
present in all places and filling all things,
Treasury of Goodness and Giver of life:
come and abide in us.
Cleanse us from every stain of sin and save our souls,
O Gracious Lord.