thank you, God, that you watch over us,
that it is not blind fate which shapes our lives.
concern is for each of us.
You go with us on all our ways.
remain faithful to us,
more than a father is attached to his firstborn,
more than a mother who cannot forget the child of
know our names
and you set the deepest in us free.
Jesus your faithful concern became visible.
He is the man who lived for others.
We believe that he is still alive and with us,
your Son and our Lord,today and every day, for ever and ever.
Breemen, S.J., Peter G., Certain as the Dawn (Denville, NJ:
Dimension Books, Inc., 1980) p.55-56.