Persistent blessings

If you are following Track 2, you may be interested in the experience of Jacob, who wrestled a blessing from God:

May your prayers be heard without harm, 

   and the intercession of your heart received with gentleness.

Otherwise, from the parable of the persistent widow and her struggle for justice:

May justice be your prayer, and mercy its answer.

And the blessing of the almighty God, Judge and Advocate be with you, now and always.

About Rosalind C Hughes

Rosalind C Hughes is a priest and author living near the shores of Lake Erie. After growing up in England and Wales, and living briefly in Singapore, she is now settled in Ohio. She serves an Episcopal church just outside Cleveland. Rosalind is the author of A Family Like Mine: Biblical Stories of Love, Loss, and Longing (Upper Room Books, 2020). She loves the lake, misses the ocean, and is finally coming to terms with snow.
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