Meditation – A prayer of abandonment
Read this Prayer of abandonment. It is Charles de Foucauld’s translation of the prayer Jesus taught us to pray, Our Father.
It does not become your prayer until the words become your thoughts, feeling & action.
I abandon myself into your hands;
Do with me what you will.
Whatever you may do, I thank you:
I am ready for all, I accept all.
Let... Read more ...
Am I happy or unhappy
I find it sad that we live in a world where right and wrong is determined by whether we are happy. By doing this a person is making the ultimate selfish comment. “I am happy when things work out my way” The insinuation is that I must be right if I feel happy. I am unhappy when things are not working out my way. Something must be wrong... Read more ...
“Almighty . . .
By Thy mercy
By Thy strictness
Raise me up.”
Upon our efforts,
In love and in faith,
Righteousness und humility,
May follow Thee,
With self-denial, steadfastness, and courage,
And meet Thee
In the silence.
A pure heart
That... Read more ...
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