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Our Lord and His Holy Apostles at the Last Supper

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Stand fast in the Lord, my dearly beloved

Philippians 4:1

Sunday, June 10, 2012

How boundless, O Jesus, is Thy Love!

Thou hast prepared for me,
of Thy most precious Body and Blood,
a divine Banquet,
wherein Thou dost give Thyself to me without reserve.
What hath urged Thee to this excess of love?
Nothing but Thine own most Loving Heart.
O adorable Heart of Jesus,
Furnace of divine Love,
receive my soul into the wounds of Thy most sacred Passion,
that in this school of charity
I may learn to make a return of love
to that God who hath given me such wonderful proofs of His Love.


(from Manual of Prayers, Third Plenary Council of Baltimore)

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