Let us fear you, O Lord, beyond whom there is none more
holy; let us love you beyond whom there is none more gracious;
and let us glorify you beyond whom there is none more worthy
of praise; and grant ...
Lord, let us not give up your cause, nor abandon your work. Let
us not give up the fight. Let us persevere, until we see your
kingdom come and enter into your glory. Amen.
Francis Asbury (1745-1816)
We bring to you, O Lord, our poverty of soul to be
transformed by your beauty; our waywardness of passion to be
tamed by your love; our stubbornness of will to be conformed
to your commandments and our coldness of ...
Preferring nothing to you, O Christ, let us hold fast to your
love, embrace your cross and honour your name. Let conviction
mark our speech, courage our life and patience our faith; for
your own name’s sake. Amen.
Reveal yourself to us, O God, in the fullness of your
glory, that we may know you as the Creator of heaven and
earth; embrace you as the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ and
receive you as the lifegiving ...
Create within us, O God, a love for your holy word. Teach us
its true and inner meaning. Within its sacred pages may we
find new strength and joy; by its precepts guidance for the
soul, and through familiar words ...
Be to us, O Holy Spirit, breath for our being, purity for
our souls, healing for our wounds, fire for our hearts and
light for our path, that, with all creation, we may rejoice in
your presence; now and for ...