Happy New Year! On this first day of the Year of Our Lord 2019, we acclaim Mary as Mother of God and ask her to mind us and those we love during this new year. Today is also World Peace Day, a day during which we pray for peace.
A New-Year Prayer, that God may bless and protect his people
Thus you shall bless the Israelites: You shall say to them,
“The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face to shine upon you, and be gracious to you…