O my Lord
support me in my last hour by the strong arms of Thy sacraments, and the fragrance of Thy consolations.
Let Thy absolving words be said over me,
and the holy oil sign and seal
and let Your own Body be my food,
and Thy Blood my sprinkling;
and let Thy Mother Mary
come to me,
and my angel
whisper peace to me,
and Thy glorious saints and my own dear patrons smile on me, that in and through them all
I may die as I desire to live,
in Thy Church,
in Thy faith,
and in Thy love.
My Jesus, mercy.
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You expired, O Jesus,
but the source of life gushed forth for souls
and an ocean of mercy opened up for the whole world.
O Fount of Life,
unfathomable Divine Mercy,
envelop the whole world
and empty Yourself out upon us.
O Blood and Water,
which gushed forth from the Heart of Jesus
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