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Morning Prayer

Start your day by nourishing your soul! Begin your morning with prayer and align yourself with God’s will. Use these morning prayers to give everything in your day to God, asking Him to fill your spirit with His immense love.

O my God, I love Thee above all things, with my whole heart and soul, because Thou art all good and worthy of all love. I love my neighbor as myself for the love of Thee. I forgive all who have injured me, and ask pardon of all whom I have injured. Amen
An Act of Charity

O my God, relying on Thy almighty power and infinite mercy and promises, I hope to obtain pardon of my sins, the help of Thy grace, and life everlasting, through the merits of Jesus Christ, my Lord and Redeemer. Amen.

An Act of Hope

O my God, I firmly believe that Thou art one God in three Divine Person, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit; I believe that Thy Divine Son became man, and died for our sins, and that He will come to judge the living and the dead. I believe these and all the truths which the Holy Catholic Church teaches, because Thou hast revealed them, who canst neither deceive nor be deceived. Amen.

An Act of Faith

Lord help me to remember that nothing is going to happen to me today that You and I together can't handle. Amen.

A Morning Prayer

O Jesus, through the Immaculate Heart of Mary,
I offer you my prayers, works, joys, and sufferings of this day
for all the intentions of your Sacred Heart,
in union with the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass throughout the world,
for the salvation of souls, the reparation of sins, the reunion of all Christians,
and in particular for the intentions of the Holy Father this month.

Morning Offering

Lord for tomorrow and its needs I do not pray; but keep me, guide me, love me Lord, just for today.

Dear Lord, thank You for the night’s rest you gave me. I am grateful for the renewed energy and enthusiasm it has brought. Accept my gratitude for bringing me to the beginning of this new day. I accept it as a precious gift from You. May I use it minute by minute to do Your will. Guide me in every problem I face, every decision I make this day. Help me to treat everyone kindly, fairly and thoughtfully. If I should forget You during this day, please do not forget me. Amen.

by Norman Vincent Peale
Source: A Prayer for Every Need

Now that daylight fills the sky, we lift our hearts to God on high, that He, in all we do or say, would keep us free from harm today.

by Phyllis Hobe
Source: The Guideposts Book of Prayer

Lord, help me to remember this day that I am doing Your work.
Give me the patience to do it well;
Give me the grace to be kind;
Give me the energy to continue;
Give my hands the power to lift and work,
Give my tongue the sweetness to hum, sing,
share a prayer,
speak words of encouragement;
Give my mind peace and calm
and permission to ask for help when I need it;
Give my heart the love to persevere in Your work.

by Marci Alborghetti
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