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Mass for the troops

Photo of the Day | published on 08/27/17

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Chance M. Hiser/Released

Photo of the Day: August 27, 2017

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Father Ed Gorman O.P. celebrates Mass for members of the United States Marine Corps in Iraq.

Photograph by Lance Corporal Chance M. Hiser USMC

A Soldier’s Prayer

God of power and mercy,
maker and love of peace,
to know you is to live,
and to serve you is to reign.
Through the intercession of St. Michael the archangel,
be our protection in battle against all evil.
Help me [us] to overcome war and violence
and to establish your law of love and justice.
Grant this through Christ our Lord.


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