A prayer for Sunday….Jerome

With St. Jerome’s feast day coming up in ia few days (Sep 30), I thought it would be appropriate to offer one of his prayers for this Sunday.

O Lord, show Your mercy to me
and gladden my heart.
I am like the man on the way to Jericho
who was overtaken by robbers,
wounded and left for dead.
O Good Samaritan,
come to my aid.
I am like the sheep that went astray.
O Good Shepherd,
seek me out and bring me home
in accord with Your will.
Let me dwell in Your house
all the days of my life
and praise You for ever and ever
with those who are there.

About Marc Cortez

Theology Prof and Dean at Western Seminary, husband, father, & blogger, who loves theology, church history, ministry, pop culture, books, and life in general.

Posted on September 26, 2010, in Prayers and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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