A prayer for today


Help me to be human.

Help me to bring out the best in everyone around me.

You have created man, so that he is capable
to consciously
appreciate all the gifts you have given him.
Lord, help me to appreciate all you have given me.

Help me to be truly human.


(Written by a teenager in Harare, Zimbabwe.
Courtesy of Fr. Martin Jacques, parish priest of the Anglican Church in Bucharest)