Love comes to all who open their hearts, and dwells therein
A Lectio Divina meditation on Psalm 20 from Nan Merrill’s book Psalms for Praying
Experience stillness and in the quiet hear what God is offering from these rich and hope-filled words.
May the Great Birther who created
you in wholeness, comfort you
when you call!
May the Name of Love be your
and rise up in your heart
as a tower of strength!
May all you have given in gratitude
and with open hands
be returned to you a hundredfold!
May your heart’s desires and all of
Love’s plans for you
be fulfilled in due season!
Let us shout for joy as Love
triumphs over fear;
Let our thankful hearts sing in
loud acclamation to the
Beloved, who answers
our heartfelt prayers for
Now I know that Love comes to all
who open their hearts, and
offering gifts of peace and harmony.
See may boast of wealth and
they will stubble and fall.
Let us boast of the One who
comes in the Name of Love;
We shall rise up strong and sure.
O Beloved, you who created us,
You bless us with your Love,
For you are the Divine Guest
dwelling within our hearts.