Compassionate and merciful Jesus,
My heart longs for Your perfection.
Not only do You share in my sufferings,
You have voluntarily accepted them.
Your proficiency at perceiving my soul
Is compared to reading large fonts in a book:
Nothing is hidden from Your panorama!
Your merciful nature
knows my intentions.
Considering my continuous weaknesses,
You are dedicated to the cause
of my salvation.
Jesus, You are most kind and forgiving:
You are the proven Lord
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Come, virgins chaste; pure brides, draw near:
Let Earth exult and Heaven hear
The Hymn that grateful accents raise,
Our song of joy in Rita's praise.
By fast her sinless frame is weak;
Her livid flesh the scourges streak.
In pity for her Savior's woes,
Her days and even nights are closed. ... continue reading
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