God of all truth and goodness,
bless us as we gather here
at Australian Catholic University.
May we be strengthened
in mind and heart to pursue
what you inspire,
with insight and deliberation,
that our world may advance.
In true wisdom and justice for all:
Through Christ our Lord. Amen.
The Virgin Annunciate, by Tedeo di Bartolo (Siena: 1362/3–after 1422), forms part of the ACU Collection. Acquired in 2012, it is on display in the St Mary of the Cross Chapel on the St Patrick's Campus, Melbourne.
Media: Tempera on panel, gold ground.