you who cured the sick
and laid a healing hand upon the lame,
the blind, and the crippled,
look with compassion upon me in my trouble.
If it is not God's Will
to cure me,
give me strength
to bear my burden
and offer it up to Him,
who suffered so much for me.
Give me grace
to offer my sufferings
in union with Jesus',
for my sins and those of others,
for the needs of this troubled world,
and for the release of the souls in purgatory.
St. Anne, compassionate mother,
pray for your weary child.
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O God, Who has commanded us
to honour our father and mother,
have compassion in Thy mercy,
on the souls of my father and mother;
forgive them their sins,
and grant that I may see them
in the joy of eternal brightness.
Through Christ our Lord.
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