You govern your creation, O God,
and bring it to perfection by the work of our hands.
Hear the prayers
of your people who ask for work
enhance their human signity
and promote the upbuilding of your kingdom.
Enable them to provide for those confided to their care
either by family
ties or by charity we owe to one another
for the betterment of human life.
We ask this blessing
in the name of Jesus
who laboured with his own hands while he lived on earth.
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The priest delegated by the Ordinary to perform this office should first go to confession or at least elicit an act of contrition, and, if convenient, offer the holy Sacrifice of the Mass, and implore God's help in other fervent prayers. He vests in surplice and purple stole. Having before him the person ... continue reading
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