How to pray the Chaplet of Saint Raphael the Archangel

The chaplet to St. Raphael the Archangel has a set of 9 beads and 3 end beads for a total of 12 beads over and above the medal.

On the medal, pray the following words:

“You are Raphael the Healer,
You are Raphael the Guide,
You are Raphael the Companion
Ever at human sorrow’s aide.”

On each of the 3 small beads, say the Hail Mary to Mary, the Queen of angels.

On each of the 9 following beads, in honour of the 9 angelic choirs, one in honour of each choir, (Angels, Archangels, Thrones, Dominations, Virtues, Principalities, Powers, Cherubim and Seraphim) say the following prayer:

Holy, holy, holy Lord, God of Hosts.
Heaven and earth are full of your Glory!
Glory be to the Father:
Glory be to the Son;
Glory be to the Holy Spirit!

Conclude the Chaplet with the following prayer:

“Saint Raphael,
angel of health,
of love,
of joy
and light,
pray for us.”