self-knowledge

PRAYER: A Prayer Of Self-Knowledge by Stephen P. Morris

August 13, 2018

From Pauca Verba Take the veil from my eyes, Lord, that I may see beyond my nose. Take the veil from my eyes, Lord, that I might see through the fog of lies. Take the veil from my eyes, Lord, that I might see your presence – so close. Take the veil from my eyes, Lord, that I might see myself rightly; others too. Take the veil from my eyes, Lord, that I might see the stranger rightly, and be done with otherism. Take the veil from my eyes, Lord, that I might see my way to mercy, compassion, and love. [...]