(This responsive prayer is encased by the 8th Century Latin hymn, Jesu, Nostra Redemptio. It can be found in the Trinity Hymnal, rev. ed. number 161 "O Christ, Our Hope, Our Heart's Desire.")
"God be merciful to us & bless us, & cause His face to shine upon us. That Your way may be known on earth, Your salvation among all nations. Let the peoples praise You, O God; Let all the peoples praise You. Oh, let the nations be glad & sing for joy!"