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A United Methodist Prayer for Fathers

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Looking for words to honor the fathers and father figures whose love and example have made a difference in our lives? This short prayer is an excerpt from a Litany of Peace for Father's Day by the Rev Jane Sommers shared by Discipleship Ministries. We encourage you to watch the video reflection, share the link with others, and download for use at Sunday school or other group settings.


Loving God,

We give thanks for the men of virtue who have touched our lives.

Those who have shown us kindness, courage, generosity, truth, compassion, faith, and love.

Bless all sons and brothers and fathers and grandfathers who reveal a glimpse of your loving presence on earth.



The Rev. Jane Sommers is a retired United Methodist pastor. This prayer was inspired by a "Litany of Peace for Father's Day" Copyright 2009 Jane Sommers. All Rights Reserved. Posted with permission.

This video was produced by United Methodist Communications in Nashville, TN.
Media contact is Joe Iovino.

This video was first posted on May 25, 2018.

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