Lord, make me an instrument of
Where there is hatred, let me so
Where there is injury – pardon.
Where there is doubt – faith.
Where there is despair – hope.
Where there is darkness – light.
and where there is sadness – joy.
O Divine master, grant that I may
not so much seek to be
consoled, as to console;
To be understood, as to understand;
To be loved, as to love.
For it is in giving that we receive;
it is in pardoning that wea re
And it is in dying that wea re born to