I Beg You, O Lord, by St. Francis of Assisi   1 comment

Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, Assisi, Italy

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Prayer Source = The Communion of Saints:  Prayers of the Famous, Edited by Horton Davies (Grand Rapids, MI:  Eerdmans, 1990), p. 44

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I beg you, O Lord, that the fiery and sweet strength of your love may absorb my soul away from all things that are under heaven, that I may die for your love as you deigned to die for love of my love.

–St. Francis of Assisi (1181-1226)

Posted September 27, 2010 by neatnik2009 in Praise of God/Seeking God

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  1. Pingback: Saint Francis of Assisi « GATHERED PRAYERS COLLECTED BY KENNETH RANDOLPH TAYLOR

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