Prayers To Pray

Everlasting Mercy

By February 6, 2017 No Comments

O Thou who Thyself art everlasting Mercy, give me a tender heart today towards all those to whom the morning light brings less joy than it brings to me:

Those in whom the pulse of life grows weak:
Those who must lie abed through all the sunny hours:
The blind, who are shut off from the light of day:
The overworked, who have no joy of leisure:
The unemployed, who have no joy of labor:
The bereaved, whose hearts and homes are desolate:

Grant Thy mercy on them all.

Amen.

“A Diary of Private Prayer” by John Baillie

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