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the Holy Father, the Bishop of the diocese, the parish priest, and the priest at the Altar), to bless all who. are near and dear to me, especially to give them the grace of a holy death. I also pray Thee to make me meek and lowly of heart, like the Holy CHILD JESUS, nou, that when I die I may live for ever in Thy glory.

AT THE INTROIT.

JESUS, true Light, by Thy holy Birth, which made angels rejoice; by the sorrows of Thy Heart, as Thou didst lie in Thy manger-cradle unheeded by the world which Thou hadst come to save; by Thy sorrow in the Garden, and Thy patience under the insults of the impious Jews,give me patience and meekness under the trials which Thou mayest think fit to send

me.

AT THE KYRIE.

ETERNAL FATHER, thrice-holy God, who

hast loved me with an everlasting love, have mercy on me and on all Thy children.

JESUS, Son of the FATHER; JESUS, Son of Mary ; JESUS, God and Man, for love of me once a Child, have mercy on me and on all Thy children.

HOLY SPIRIT, Lord and Life-giver, wlio with the FATHER and the Son art one GOD of Love, have mercy on me and on all Thy children.

AT THE EPISTLE.

JESUS, who hast taught me by Thy holy Church what I am to believe and do, give me the grace to resist temptation, and in all things always to do Thy holy will, to serve Thee, and my neighbour for Thy sake, by good works, and to profess joyfully Thy holy Catholic Faith in life and in death.

AT THE GOSPEL.

Teach me, O Jesus, always to delight in Thy holy Gospel, which tells of Thee and of all Thy words and deeds of love.

Mary, my Mother, Spouse of the HOLY Ghost, Teacher of the Evangelist, especially of St. Luke and St. John, pray for me. Pray for me also, ye blessed Evangelists, that the written word be not given in vain

for me.

AT THE OFFERTORY.

JESUS, who for me didst offer Thyself up to Thy FATHER, in the manger, in the Temple, and at the pillar, by Thy Precious Blood wash me so free from sin that I

may be accepted by the FATHER, to whom, unworthy as I am, I wholly offer myself and all that I have, to be His now and for

evermore.

AT THE LAVABO

(Washing of hands). Most innocent Lamb of God, Jesus, in whom Thy enemies could find no fault, keep me pure in thought, word, and deed.

AT THE PREFACE.

It is indeed meet and just, most right and salutary, that we should, at all times and in all places, give thanks to Thee, O LORD, most holy FATHER, almighty, eternal God, because Thou hast given us CHRIST our LORD, JESUS the BABE of Bethlehem, JESUS the King of glory, our Strength in life, our Hope in death, and our Joy in eternity.

Therefore, with angels, archangels, and with all the hosts of heaven, we sing a hymn to Thy glory, repeating here on earth the everlasting song of heaven :

SANCTUS, SANCTUS, SANCTUS !

HOLY, HOLY, HOLY ! LORD God of hosts! The heavens and earth are full of Thy glory. Hosanna in the highest! Blessed is he that cometh in the NAME of the LORD. Hosanna in the highest !

AT THE MEMENTO OF THE LIVING.

Be mindful, great God, eternal FATHER, of all Thy holy servants, who once were weary here, but now live and rejoice in Thee.

Bless Thy holy Catholic Church, her chief Pastor on earth, Pope Pius, the Vicar of Thy dear Son. Bless also, and keep from harm, our Bishop ... the clergy, and especially the priest (or priests of the parish, and the priest at the Altar.

Be mindful also of Thy servants [Here name those who have asked you to pray for them), all the present and absent members of this congregation. Preserve them from all evil both of soul and body. By this most holy Sacrifice save the souls of all for whom I ought to pray from sin, and bring them to Thy everlasting joy.

AT THE ELEVATION OF THE SACRED HOST.

JESUS, JESUS, Thy dear Hands and Feet were nailed to the Cross, and Thy sacred Body was lifted up on high. By those cruel pains endured with such love for me, raise my cold heart up to Thyself, so that

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