O God, through the mediation of Mary our Mother,
you granted your priest St. Josemaría countless graces,
choosing him as a most faithful instrument to found Opus Dei,
a way of sanctification in daily work
and in the fulfillment of the Christian’s ordinary duties.
Grant that I too may learn to turn all the circumstances and events
of my life into occasions of loving You and serving the Church,
the Pope and all souls with joy and simplicity,
lighting up the pathways of this earth with faith and love.
Deign to grant me,
through the intercession of St. Josemaría,
the favor of …
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