That we may imitate Mary's faith, which enabled Her to accept the gift of God's love and to trust that all the promises made to Her would be fulfilled; Her hope, which enabled Her to rely upon the power of the Spirit to form Jesus within Her; Her love, which enabled Her to live a life of self-denial and joyful service (Art.152)
For our deceased brothers and benefactors, for the souls in purgatory, and for him who will die first among us.
For our students, teachers and parents as they prepare to begin the new school year.
For those preparing for the sacrament of Marriage.
Lord, support me by your grace, so that my whole life may be in you and for you. (KW,36)