Act of Consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary O Mary* Virgin most powerful and Mother of mercy, Queen of Heaven and Refuge of sinners* I consecrate myself to Thine Immaculate heart. I consecrate to thee my very being * and my whole life * all that I have * all that I love * all that I am * To thee I give my body * my heart * and my soul * to thee I give my home * my family * my country.* I desire that all that is in me and around me * to may belong to Thee * and may share in the benefits * of Thy motherly benediction. And that this act of Consecration * may be truly efficacious and lasting * I renew this day at thy feet * the promises of my Baptism. * I pledge myself to profess courageously and at all times the truths of my holy Faith and to live as befits a Catholic. I pledge myself * to keep the commandments of God and His Church * in particular to keep the Lord's Day .* I likewise pledge myself * to make the consoling practices of the Christian religion * and above all, Holy Communion * an integral part of my life in so far as I shall be able to do. Finally, we promise Thee * O glorious Mother of God * and loving Mother of men * to devote myself wholeheartedly to the service of thy blessed cult * in order to hasten and assure * through the sovereignty of Thine Immaculate Heart * the coming of the kingdom of the Sacred Heart * of thine adorable Son * in my own hearts and in those of all men * in my country and in all the wamorld, as in heaven, so on earth. Amen. 1. Due to present crisis of Church where priests are not available pray the Mass /Spiritual Communion alone; in the family; or in a group - Keeping Sunday Holy When No Priest 2. If no Confesssion is available make a truly penitential Perfect contrition opened heaven to the good thief. Resolve to receive the Sacrament when possible, even if it be for some time. ..