Heavenly Father, in Your love for us,
protect against the wickedness of the devil,
those helpless little ones to whom
You have given the gift of life.
Touch with pity the hearts of those women pregnant
in our world today who are not thinking of motherhood.
Help them to see that the child they carry
is made in Your image, as well as theirs,
made for eternal life.
Dispel their fear of selfishness
and give them true womanly hearts
to love their babies
and give them birth
and all the needed care that a mother can give.
We ask this through Jesus
Your Son, Our Lord
Who lives and reigns with You
and the Holy Spirit, One God,
forever and ever.
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Blessed is the man that feareth the Lord:
in His commandments he shall take great delight.
Mighty on earth shall be his seed:
the generation of the righteous shall be blessed.
Glory and wealth shall be in his house:
and his righteousness endureth for ever and ever.
He is risen in darkness, a ... continue reading
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