I pray for a miracle.
I pray for weary bodies to find strength
and in resilience live beyond a virus.
I pray for souls who lack compassion
to find empathy for suffering.
I pray for those augmenting their own power
to embrace compassion and its sharing.
I pray for those obsessed with their self-image
to be filled with overflowing love.
I pray for those in pain of injury
to be comforted in justice.
I pray for those dismissive of their neighbors
to be startled at the gifts their neighbors share.
I pray, O God, for miracles
to erupt within the human soul.