Please make straight my crooked lines, O Lord! Enable me to see Christ in others, stay my wont of judgment and grant vision of my own sins.
Lord Jesus Christ, have mercy on me, a sinner.
"Never confuse the person, formed in the image of God, with the evil that is in him, because evil is but a chance misfortune, illness, a devilish reverie. But the very essence of the person is the image of God, and this remains in him despite every disfigurement." -St. John of Kronstadt
Probably like many of you reading, the Lord's Prayer is a staple in our life. You may enjoy hearing the familiar refrain in Gaelic found here.
*Celtic cross is created by one of my favorite artists, Cari Buziak. The ogham writing on either side of the cross reads: "Hold Fast"