Nicholas Black Elk’s life offers an example of pursuing peace through practices of contemplation and seeing God in all people.
Gratitude is the proper expression of giving thanks to God, the giver of all good things.
O gracious and generous God, I thank you for the many blessings you have given me: For the gift of life: I thank you, Lord. For your steadfast love: I thank you, Lord. For this astonishing, complex planet and all you have created: I thank you, Lord. For faith and the example of your saints: …
For Thanksgiving, we’re sharing an Examen prayer of gratitude, adapted by Marquette University Campus Ministry.