Prayers for Illumination on Salvation
Adapted from Psalm 25:4-5 (NIV)
Show us your ways, Lord,
Teach us your paths.
Guide us in your truth and teach us,
for you are God my Savior,
and my hope is in you all day long.
who caused all holy Scriptures to be written for our learning:
Grant us so to hear them, read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest them,
that we may embrace and ever hold fast
the blessed hope of everlasting life,
which you have given us in our Savior, Jesus Christ,
who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God,
now and forever. Amen.
The Book of Common Prayer, according to the use of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America. © 1977, Charles Mortimer
Guilbert as custodian; public domain.
God, source of all light, by your Word you give light to the soul. Pour out upon us the spirit of wisdom and understanding that, being taught by you in Holy Scripture, our hearts and minds may be opened to know the things that pertain to life and holiness; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen