Today (October 4th) we remember Saint Francis of Assisi, Feast of St. Francis

“Peace Prayer Of Saint Francis of Assisi”:

Lord, make me an instrument of your peace;
where there is hatred let me sow your love;
where there is injury, pardon;
where there is doubt, faith;
where there is despair, hope;
where there is darkness, light;
and where there is sadness, joy.
Grant that I may not so much seek
to be consoled as to console;
to be understood, as to understand;
to be loved as to love;
for it is in giving that we receive,
it is in pardoning that we are pardoned,
and it is in dying that we a re born to eternal life.

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