Eternal Father, I offer Thee the sacrifice
which Thy beloved Son,
our blessed Redeemer, made of Himself on the cross
and now renews on this altar.
I offer it in union with all the Masses
which have been said and which shall be said throughout the whole world,
for all the intentions and interests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus,
in praise and adoration
of Thy supreme majesty;
in thanksgiving for the numberless benefits
which Thy Divine mercy has conferred upon me;
for my offences
and in atonement for the sins of all mankind;
finally, in humble supplication for my temporal and eternal welfare,
for the wants of our holy Mother the Church,
for the conversion
for the propagation of the Faith,
and for relief of the souls in purgatory.
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Almighty and loving Father,
I thank you for giving St. Gerard to us
as a most appealing model and powerful friend.
By his example,
he showed us how to love and trust You.
You have showered many blessings
on those who call upon him.
For Your greater glory and my welfare,
please grant me the ... continue reading
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