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The World Prays for Peace

One of the many origami paper cranes from our prayer service in San Rafael in 2012

One of the many origami paper cranes from our prayer service in San Rafael in 2012

The Dominican Sisters of Peace shared with us the following prayer for the International Day of Peace

Gentle Spirit,
Breathe in us the wind
of truth, wisdom and righteousness.
May your Presence inspire us
to create labyrinths of peace.
Compassionate One,
Make our hearts burn with love,
honoring all peoples and creation.
Bless all nations, every family and community
while we seek to work for justice and unity.
Prince of Peace,
Lead us to ways of healing and reconciliation
we pray with those who suffer and struggle.
Bless us with your reconciling love that knows no boundaries
as we seek to live in community, justice and peace.
So be it.

– Rev. Elizabeth S. Tapia, Global Ministries

Posted by opreach on September 21, 2013
4 Comments Post a comment
  1. 09/21/2013
    MikeW

    may all our labyrinths become unicursal by the grace of God leading to God.

    Reply
  2. 09/22/2013
    Isabella Rose Photography

    A beautiful prayer and a lovely way to live. ♥

    Reply

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