Prayer of Lament for Father’s Day

lament 01A contribution from Joy Kingsbury-Aitken this week, entitled “Prayer of Lament for Father’s Day.”  And Father’s Day is this coming Sunday, 4 September.

Today we pray for fathers …

Fathers living where earthquakes have struck
Mourning for beloved children buried in the rubble
Fathers living where bombs have been dropped
Mourning for beloved children buried in the rubble.  …

 The prayer can be found on our prayers page.