We hold each other’s lives
in our hands
What fragility and responsibility
Earthen vessels formed
form loving hands
So easily crushed
by clumsy words and actions
and only forgiveness can reassemble the parts
according to the Maker’s instructions

Lord of all life
grant us forgiveness
for our judgmental thoughts
and wrong attitudes
for the poverty of our actions
and the words
with which we

Liz Babbs in The Celtic Heart: Reflections for Life’s Journey (as quoted in MinEmergent 27 March, 2011)


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