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And so we pray: Grace our meeting, O God, with the gift of your Holy Spirit: the Spirit who has guided the church from the beginning, the Spirit of our risen Lord Jesus, the Spirit who sends us as healers and restorers of your beloved world. You are the source of our life together. You are the rock and cornerstone.
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in this meeting / grant me the grace of being truly . devoted to Your most holy Mother. / And You, my Queen, who was over -whelmed with sorrow, / obtain . for me by Your prayers / a tender and a lasting . remembrance of the passion of Your divine Son. / I love . You, Jesus, my Love, above all things. / I repent of ever . having offended You.
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