Thanks be to you, Lord Jesus Christ, for all the benefits which you have won for us, for all the pains and insults you have borne for us.
O most merciful Redeemer, Friend, and Brother, may we see you more clearly, love you more dearly, and follow you more nearly, day by day.
Prayer of Richard of Chichester (1197-1253) adapted. From Synthesis, April 27, 2003 See also: (The Episcopal) Hymnal 1982, #654
One of my favorite prayers; also, one of my favorite hymns. ~Fr. Dan
Be well. Do good. Pay attention. Keep learning
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