were sent by the Father
gather together those who are scattered.
came among us, doing good and bringing healing,
the Word of salvation
giving the Bread which lasts forever.
our companion on life’s pilgrim way.
your Holy Spirit inflame our hearts,
our hope and open our minds,
that together with our sisters and brothers in faith
may recognise you in the Scriptures
in the breaking of bread.
your Holy Spirit transform us into one body
lead us to walk humbly on the earth,
justice and love, as witnesses of your resurrection.
communion with Mary,
you gave to us as our Mother at the foot of the cross,
you may all praise, honour and blessing be to the Father
the Holy Spirit and in the Church,
and forever. Amen