in your life on earth
well knew the agonies of doubt
yourself experienced deeply
need all men have of guidance.
with compassion upon...
stands in great need of wise counsel.
for him to the Spirit of Wisdom,
Counsel, and of Understanding,
aid him with His light and His truth.
your own example inspire him
submit himself wholeheartedly
the will of God
to the leading of the Holy Spirit.
your prayers win for him
strength to follow that leading;
may he experiences the joy
be found in being one with our Lord
your will be done.'