There is still time to make Mass today-- St. Francis de Sales Oratory will have Solemn High Mass at 6:30 pm.
Mother of God, filled with all tenderness,On this day and all the days of my life,
Daughter of the most high King,
Lady of the Angels,
Mother of all the faithful,
I entrust to your merciful heart my body and my soul,So that, with your assistance,
all my acts, thoughts, choices,
desires, words, deeds,
my entire life and death,
all may be ordered to the goodFrom your beloved Son...
according to the will of your beloved Son, our Lord Jesus Christ....
request for me the grace to resist firmlyMy most holy Lady,
the temptations of the world, the flesh and the devil....
I also beseech you to obtain for meSo that I may recognize myself truly
true obedience and true humility of heart
as a sinner--wretched and weak--Obtain for me as well,
without the grace and help of my Creator
and without your holy prayers....
O most sweet Lady,Grant, O Queen of Heaven,
true charity with which from the depths of my heart
I may love your most holy Son, our Lord Jesus Christ,
and, after Him,
love you above all other things....
that ever in my heartI pray also that, at the end of my life,
I may have fear and love alike
for your most sweet Son....
you,When I die in your love and His love,
Mother without compare,and obtain for me, through the blessed and glorious Passion of your Son
Gate of Heaven and Advocate of sinners....
will protect me with your great piety and mercy....
and through your own intercession,
received in hope, the forgiveness of all my sins.
may you direct me
into the way of salvation and blessedness.