That we may strive for that perfect obedience in which we seek to do God's will in everything. (Art.43)
For our monthly days of recollection, that these may be a fruitful source of motivation and renewal.
For the grace of fidelity to our religious vows and our Community charism.
O Merciful God, I thank you from the depths of my soul for the thoughts of penance and the other resolutions with which you inspired me in the course of the night... (Paris, 11/5/1837)