That we accept the detachment implied in the observance of our vows in order to become more firmly attached to Christ. (Art. 14)
That our experience of listening to the voice of the Lord and walking in His ways during these days of Lent may help us to deepen our understanding of the Paschal Mystery.
For our Congregation and our superiors.
For the grace of reconciliation during this Lent.
O God, I thank you for granting me your grace... How gentle, how consoling and how encouraging were the reprimands and counsels I received... Most merciful God, help me to benefit from them... (Confession notes, Paris, 6/15/1835)