God’s name be praised
from age to eternal age!
Wisdom and might are his!
Here’s a story that will capture your interest and imagination. The heart of it is a prayer of Daniel that praises God for the wonderful spiritual gifts that Daniel has been given by God. And you, gentle person loved by God and showered with the graces of Jesus and the Holy Spirit: if you are open to God, the Lord will give you understandings about things, about people, about how your life is going that is even greater than the information about what a King dreamt at night.
Enjoy the reading and especially the sharing and conversation that can come from reading it with your family and friends.
Here is a sample of a seven-syllable breath-prayer
from today’s reading:
Blessed be Your holy name. v. 20
For more information about this creative way to pray, see Bible Breaths.
This is the second of thirteen weeks in Autumn/Kingdomtide, Year B.
Mondays in this season are dedicated to the Prophet Daniel.
These Firestarters are from a new edition of The Bible Through the Seasons being developed for families with children. For the Firestarters in the original edition, I recommend the ebook. You will have the entire program of well over a thousand Firestarters with you on your phone or tablet. More information…