That in accord with the Congregation's desire, one of our principal external mortifications will be that we carry out our apostolic labours faithfully and zealously, and be ready to accept sickness, other human limitations and the demands of the common life with patience and submission to the will of God. (Art.82)
For our deceased brothers and benefactors, for all the faithful departed, and for him who will die first among us.
That the Extended General council may prove effective in meeting the needs of the universal Community.
Before you sit down to write something, raise your mind and heart to God. Ask him to grant you the grace of humility and simplicity. (KW,1)