God, even now resignedly and willingly, I accept at Thy hand, with all its anxieties, pains, and sufferings, whatever kind of death it shall please Thee to be mine.
by a decree
of the Congregation of Indulgences
of 9 March 1904, His Holiness
Pope Pius X, has granted a plenary indulgence at the moment of death to all the faithful who, on any day they may choose, will
receive the sacraments
and Holy Eucharist
and make this act for the love of God.
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teach me to be generous;
teach me to serve You as You deserve;
to give and not to count the cost,
to fight and not to heed the wounds,
to toil and not to seek for rest,
to labour and not to ask for reward
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