Loving God, Saint John of Kanty was unjustly kicked out of a university job and reassigned as pastor of a small church. The parishioners treated him harshly. He gradually won their trust by taking a genuine interest in them, never growing impatient, and never getting angry at their hostility. Though he was strict about his own behavior, he was lenient with others. I ask him to pray for the people who are currently opposing me. Teach me, O Lord, how to win them over with kindness and deeds of love. Help me to forgive them quickly and to remain patient as I wait for You to give them a change of heart. Saint John, pray for us. Amen.
This prayer was brought to you by
Good News Ministries @ gnm.org
from Terry Modica’s book
Daily Prayers with the Saints
Invite your friends to receive these prayers
by email @ gogoodnews.net/subscribe-to-daily-prayers-with-saints/
by text message @ https://t.me/DailyPrayersWithSaints