(Preceded and followed by the Sign of the Cross.)

"Father, I abandon myself into your hands; do with me what you will. 
Whatever you may do, I thank you: I am ready for all, I accept all.

Let only your will be done in me, and in all your creatures -
I wish no more than this, O Lord.

Into your hands I commend my soul: I offer it to you with all the love of my heart, 
for I love you, Lord, and so need to give myself, to surrender myself into your hands without reserve, and with boundless confidence, for you are my Father."

Prayer of Abandonment

(Preceded and followed by the Sign of the Cross.)

"My Jesus, I believe that You are present in the Most Holy Sacrament. I love You above all things, and I desire to receive You into my soul. Since I cannot at this moment receive You sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart. I embrace You as if You were already there and unite myself wholly to You. Never permit me to be separated from You. Amen."

act of spiritual communion

(Preceded and followed by the Sign of the Cross.)

"My God, I am sorry for my sins with all my heart. In choosing to do wrong and failing to do good, I have sinned against you whom I should love above all things. I firmly intend, with your help, to do penance, to sin no more, and to avoid whatever leads me to sin. Our Savior Jesus Christ suffered and died for us. In his name, my God, have mercy. Amen."

Nighttime Prayer (Act of Contrition (Alternate Form)

(Preceded and followed by the Sign of the Cross.)

"We give Thee thanks for all your benefits, O Almighty God, Who lives and reigns forever; and may the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen."

Mealtime Prayer (After Eating)

(Preceded and followed by the Sign of the Cross.)

"Bless us, O Lord, and these, Thy gifts, which we are about to receive from Thy bounty. Through Christ, our Lord. Amen." 

Mealtime Prayer (Before Eating) 

(Preceded and followed by the Sign of the Cross.)

"Mary, my Mother, I give myself totally to you as your possession and property. Please make of me, of all that I am and have, whatever most pleases you. Let me be a fit instrument in your immaculate and merciful hands for bringing the greatest possible glory to God. Amen."

Morning Offering (Morning Glory Consecration Prayer (Short Version)


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