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 Prayer over the Elect and Candidates
 Bishop: Lord God,
you created the human race and are the author of its renewal. Bless all your adopted children and add these chosen ones to the harvest of your New Covenant. As true children in the promise, may they rejoice in eternal life, won, not by the
power of nature, but through the mystery ask this through Christ our Lord.
All: Amen.
Announcements about group pictures . Blessing and Dismissal
of Your Grace. We
Deacon: Bishop:
The Lord be with you.
And with your spirit/ Y con tu espíritu
Bow your heads and pray for God’s blessing:
come, live in your people
and strengthen them by your grace.
Help them to remain close to you in prayer and give them a true love for one another. Through Christ our Lord.
And may the blessing of almighty God, the Father, and the Son † and the Holy Spirit, come upon you and remain with you forever.

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