Praised be the God
and Father of our Lord Jesus
He who in His great mercy gave us new birth,
a birth unto hope
which draws its life
from the resurrection of Jesus Christ
from the dead;
a birth to an imperishable inheritance,
incapable of fading or defilement,
which is kept in heaven
who are guarded with God's power through faith;
a birth to a salvation
which stands ready to be revealed in the last days.
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O God, I beseech You,
watch over those exposed to the horror of war,
and the spiritual dangers of a soldier's or sailor's life.
Give them such a strong faith
that no human respect may ever lead them to deny it,
nor fear ever to practice it.
By Your grace, O God,
fortify them against the ... continue reading
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