We greet you, Joseph,
image of God the Father.

We greet you, Joseph,
father of God the son.

We greet you, Joseph,
temple of the Holy Spirit.

We greet you, Joseph,
beloved of the Blessed Trinity.

We greet you, Joseph,
faithful auxiliary
of God’s designs.

We greet you, Joseph,
spouse of the Virgin Mother.

We greet you, Joseph,
father of all the faithful.

We greet you, Joseph,
faithful to interior silence.

We greet you, Joseph,
friend of holy poverty.

We greet you, Joseph,
example of meekness and patience.

We greet you, Joseph,
mirror of humility and obedience.

You are blessed among all men,
and blessed be your eyes, for all they have seen …
Blessed be your hands which touched the Incarnate Word.

Blessed be your arms which carried him
who carries the world …

Blessed be your heart, burning with love for him.

Blessed be the eternal Father who chose you.

Blessed be the Son who loved you.

Blessed be the Holy Spirit
who sanctified you.

Blessed forever be those
who bless and love you.

Amen