That our devotion to the Blessed Virgin may be firmly rooted in the revealed Word and based on solid dogmatic foundations.
For the intercession of Our Lady of Guadalupe for our Spanish apostolates.
For our Congregation, our Superiors and vocations to our Congregation.
Grant me sorrow -- sorrow enough for a lifetime -- humility, affliction in body and spirit, a love for you that is without limit! (La Trappe, 11/20/1837)