through the resurrection of Jesus
news of Your love has touched the world.
By our baptism
we are reborn as your Children
Through the work of Your Spirit
of Your new creation
continues to unfold.
Watch over Your family
in the Archdiocese
Inspire us by the prompting of Your Spirit:
that our elders may dream new dreams
and our youth may find wisdom
Give us a courageous heart,
a bold voice and openness of mind,
and above all else, ears that listen.
Help us, as Your family,
to discover Your way:
story telling and dialogue which leads to understanding;
ideas which challenge growth;
a journey which will
We offer you this prayer
for you are our life, our strength
Our loving God, for ever and ever.
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Before: Bless us, O Lord! and these Thy gifts, which we are about to receive from Thy bounty, through Christ our Lord. Amen.
After: We give Thee thanks for all Thy benefits, O Almighty God, who livest and reignest world without end. Amen. May the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, ... continue reading
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