Every day of my life
belongs to Thee,
O my God,
and every action of my life
should be performed with the pure intention
of honouring Thee alone.
From this moment I offer them
to Thy Sacred Heart,
and by this offering,
I consecrate them without reserve to Thy glory.
What a motive for performing all my actions
with all possible perfection!
Do not permit them,
O my divine Saviour,
to be sullied by any motives
unworthy of Thy Sacred Heart.
I renounce all that could lessen
of my offering.
I renounce all vanity,
self-love and human respect.
Grant, O my God,
that I may begin,
continue and end this day in Thy grace,
and solely from the pure motive
and pleasing and honouring Thee.
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Let me pause as I begin this new day to give it to You, Lord.
Before the tumult of activities breaks in;
before breakfast plates crash through my still sleepy mind;
for this last moment in my bed, thank you, Lord.
Let me hold Your promise of new life.
Keep me from slipping back
for I know that what ... continue reading
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