On Pentecost
Seven Gifts of the Spirit
Come into our lives

We ask that you might
Veni, Sancte Spiritus
Come, Holy Spirit!

 Wisdom
O Source of our strength
Sapientia, Lady
Teach us to know God

Understanding
Grant us mind, heart, ears
To comprehend God’s Message
Throughout all the earth

Knowledge
May we always find
Intelligence and insights,
Mystery of faith

Counsel
All throughout our lives
Teach us your ways and your path
That we may choose God

Fortitude
Give us courage, strength
To follow your will, O God
In all that we do

Piety
God, direct our hearts,
To pure prayer and right living
Praising God always

Fear of the Lord
Awe inspiring God,
Fill us with amazing zeal
Ever present Friend

Author: Jill Maria Murdy:  2019
Used with Permission
Photo by Amador Loureiro on Unsplash