in your wisdom
you have called
certain women and men
to a life
of special consecration
so that in prayerful observance
of a lifestyle of poverty,
chaste celibacy and obedience,
they might be witnesses to us
that as St. Paul
"our true citizenship is in heaven."
Give them, Lord,
of joy and perseverance
in their holy vocation.
We ask this through Christ, our Lord.
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Your infinite love for us has chosen a blessed angel in heaven
and appointed him our guide during this earthly pilgrimage.
Accept our thanks for so great a blessing.
Grant that we may experience the assistance
of our holy protector in all our necessities.
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