We invite you into a selection of prayers, which includes Franciscan readings, Psalms, Gospels and more. There are many words that can help us on our spiritual journeys, so please enjoy this sampling.
The Canticle of the Creatures by St. Francis of Assisi Most High, all-powerful, good Lord, yours is the praise, the glory and the honor and every blessing. To you alone, Most High, do they belong, and no one is worthy to speak your name. Praised be you, my Lord with all your creatures, especially Sir […]
Although not written by Saint Francis, this prayer is prayed by millions and genuinely reflects his humble spirit. Lord make me an instrument of your peace Where there is hatred let me sow love Where there is injury, pardon Where there is doubt, faith Where there is despair, hope Where there is darkness, light And […]
A prayer which Saint Francis prayed when he was seeking God’s will in his life. Most High, glorious God, enlighten the darkness of my heart, and give me right faith, certain hope, and perfect charity, wisdom and understanding, Lord, that I may carry out your holy and true command. Amen.