prayer

Peace the path

Peace the path

O God, you have prepared in peace the path I must follow today. Help me to walk on that path. If I speak, remove lies from my lips. If I…Read more
Letting go

Letting go

Gentle me, Holy One, into an unclenched moment, a deep breath, a letting go of heavy experiences, of shriveling anxieties, of dead certainties, that, softened by the silence, surrounded by…Read more
Follow kindness

Follow kindness

  The hardest part is people. So Lord, help me face them without rancor or disappointment. Help me see the pain behind their actions rather than the malice; the suffering…Read more
Betrayal and memories

Betrayal and memories

Dear God, I have been betrayed. Take me away from this pain. Let me not be tempted to wrong those who have wronged me, or hate those who hate me.…Read more
Let me walk In beauty

Let me walk In beauty

O Great Spirit,whose voice I hear in the windsand whose breath gives life to all the world,hear me.I am small and weak.I need your strength and wisdom.┬áLet me walk in…Read more
O Spirit of Creation

O Spirit of Creation

O Great life-giving Spirit whose commanding voice I hear the winds and whose warm breath gives life to all the world. Hear me one seven-billionth of the humans on planet…Read more
The pulse of possibility

The pulse of possibility

When will we learn, O Lover of all creation that self-diminishment is not a prerequisite for the Christian life? You do not ask us to drag around our sad sack…Read more
Pueblo blessing

Pueblo blessing

Hold on to what is good Even if it is a handful of earth Hold on to what you believe Even if it is a tree that stands by itself…Read more
Prayer of Francis of Assisi

Prayer of Francis of Assisi

Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance. Where there is patience and humility, there is neither anger nor vexation. Where there is poverty and joy,…Read more