The order of prayer
By the light of contemplation his spirit was lift heavenward. (antiphon)
Pray Luke 1:68-75
The prayer of petition to Saint Benedict may be found here, and then pray the following prayer.
Let us pray.
All-seeing and all-knowing God, grant us the gift of holy contemplation, so that we may see and understand life on this earth as You see it, and as Saint Benedict describes it in his Rule for all who seek God. We ask this through Christ our Lord. Amen.