O my God,
relying upon Thine almighty power
and Thine infinite mercy and goodness,
and because Thou art faithful to Thy promises,
I trust in Thee that Thou wilt grant me forgiveness of my
through the merits of Jesus Christ
and that Thou wilt give me the assistance of Thy grace,
with which I may labour to continue to the end
in the diligent exercise of all good
and may deserve to obtain the glory
which Thou hast promised in heaven.
By this holy water and by Your Precious Blood, wash away all my sins, O Lord.
St. Theresa of Avila on holy water: "From long experience I have learned that there is nothing like holy water to put devils to flight and prevent them from coming back again. They also flee from the cross, but return; so holy ... continue reading
More Prayer of the Day