“I will say these prayers of aspiration: Ah my Jesus! As the water is joined with the wine in the holy sacrifice of the Mass, so I long to be joined with You and offer myself in sacrifice to the Most Blessed Trinity. Ah my Jesus! What would you have me do for love of you? I desire nothing but to know your will so that I may fulfil it, cost what it may.”(Resolutions 1857 Made of Holy Retreat in the Year 1857, 10th July, 3).
Prayers of aspiration are brief forms of prayer with which, since ancient times, believers have directed themselves to God in different circumstances. (more…)