1:9-16 (Prayer paraphrased)
May we receive, O
Lord, all wisdom and spiritual understanding for a full insight
That our manner of
life may be worthy of Thee and entirely pleasing too.
We pray that we
may bear fruit in active goodness of every kind and may grow in
knowledge of You.
Strengthen us in
Your glorious might with glorious power to meet whatever
with fortitude(long-suffering), patience and joy.
And we thank Thee
that Thou has made us fit to share the heritage of Thy
in the realm of