Browsing All posts tagged under »prayer«


februar 16, 2011


Christ be with me, Christ within me, Christ behind me, Christ before me, Christ beside me, Christ to win me, Christ to comfort and restore me. Christ beneath me, Christ above me, Christ in quiet, Christ in danger, Christ in hearts of all that love me, Christ in mouth of friend and stranger.   Excerpt […]

Transgender Prayer

november 11, 2008


I recently read Transgendered – Theology, Ministry and Communities of Faith by Justin Tanis. It is a great book, and I hope to return with a proper review. For now, I just want to quote one prayer from the book: Blesser of all things, You created us in your likeness and in your image And […]

A Franciscan Benediction

april 27, 2008


May God bless you with discomfort at easy answers, half-truths, and superficial relationships So that you may live deep within your heart. May God bless you with anger at injustice, oppression, and exploitation of people So that you may work for justice, freedom, and peace. May God bless you with tears to shed for those […]