O, Good and Gracious God,
God of mercy, compassion, generosity,
As we live our lives today in the
model of St. Francis,
choosing daily to live the Gospel life,
Help us to help others hear Your
Help us to help others to recognize
their vocation as a Secular Franciscan
that You have already planted in their heart.
Help us, so that together we all may
to bring the Gospel to life.