desired of all peoples, you are the cornerstone that brings unity. Come to bring salvation to man whom you formed out of the slime of the earth. Come, Lord Jesus, come!
and scepter of the house of Israel, who opens and no one can close; who closes and no one can open; come and set free from his prison the captive who sits in darkness and in the shadow of death. Come, Lord Jesus, come!
you are raised as an ensign before the peoples, in your presence even kings dare not open their lips, and to you the nations shall pray: come, deliver us; do not delay any longer. Come, Lord Jesus, come.
and Leader of the people of Israel, you appeared to Moses in the flames of the burning bush and gave him the law on Sinai. come now to redeem us with your almighty power. Come, Lord Jesus, come!
which proceeds from the mouth of the Most High and resounds to the ends of the earth, disposing all things firmly yet tenderly; come, teach us the way of prudence. Come, Lord Jesus, come!
With confidence then let me beg of Him His constant help that I may prepare well during this Advent for His coming. I can ask again in the words of Psalm 25: “Your ways, O Lord, make known to me, teach me Your paths. Guide me in Your truth and teach me, for You are […]
Instead of being discouraged by past disloyalties to Him, let me be thoroughly ashamed of them, which is a much better thing. “Remember that Your compassion, O Lord, and Your kindness are from of old. The sins of my youth and my frailties remember not; in your kindness, remember me, because of Your goodness, O […]
Immaculate and Perpetual Virgin of Guadalupe, you appeared on Mount Tepeyac to reconcile mankind to God. Plead and intercede with your Son Jesus today, that a bond of Holy Love is formed between all humanity and God. You left your image on the cloak of Juan Diego, using a humble vessel to bring your Grace […]