Heavenly Father, in the name of Your divine Son Jesus, please guide and Church and the Cardinals during this difficult time.
Father bless us with a new Pope according to Your most holy will.
Jesus we trust in You as we implore Your abundant blessings
*for the election a holy Pope who is chosen by the Holy Spirit for all the needs and blessings of inspired, faithful, Christlike example and leadership needed in our time
for Pope Benedict in his frailty and his desire to serve the Church in devoted prayer for the Church and for all souls:
for all Catholics,
and for the world.*
Holy Spirit we ask Your unfailing inspiration and wisdom.
Mother Mary please intercede for the Church, the election of Your Son’s chosen Pontiff, and for all souls.
All saints, and all Angels of God, especially Saint Michael, please intercede and protect the Church and all Catholics.