maker of heaven and earth:
You formed us from the dust of the earth,
and by your breath you gave us life.
We glorify you.
the resurrection and the life:
You tasted death for all humanity,
and by rising from the grave
you opened the way to eternal life.
We praise you.
author and giver of life:
You are the comforter of all who sorrow,
our sure confidence
and everlasting hope.
We worship you.
To you, O blessed Trinity,
Be glory and honor, forever and ever.