Mozarabic Epiphany Prayer

Image result for epiphany starThe heavens are shining with the clear beauty of the stars, O Lord,
and the very earth is made beautiful by a shining light,
because you appeared to the world
from your holy dwelling place.
Remove from our hearts all sadness,
for you came for this,
to make all things new.
Enlighten our eyes to purify us
that we may behold you forever,
that we who preach to the nations the glad joys of your appearing
may be made glad with you in infinite joy. Amen.

Source: Attributed to the Mozarabic Breviary

Source of this version: Freely modified from http://www.catholicculture.org/culture/liturgicalyear/prayers/view.cfm?id=964 

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pastorstratman

Lutheran pastor serving St. Stephen's in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

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