Prayer for the Soul of America

Prayer for the Soul of America
by James O’Dea, Conscious Activist
Reprinted with permission

Let Light prevail in America — the kind of light in which we see our oneness.
Let Harmony prevail in America — the kind of harmony in which we celebrate our great diversity.
Let the Way of Nature prevail in America — the kind of Way of Nature that restores the health of air, oceans, and forests.
Let Peace prevail in America — the kind of peace that creates freedom and true justice for all.
Let Compassion prevail in America — the kind of compassion that dissolves shaming and blaming.
Let the union of economy and ecology prevail in America — the kind of union of economy and ecology that serves the sustainability of all in the web of life.
Let imagination and the spirit of creativity prevail in America — the kind of imagination and spirit of creativity that shines a light on our better angels and how to evolve our dance together.
Let Love prevail in America — the kind of love that reaches out generously to a suffering world and which refuses to lose hope in planetary civilization rooted in the power of collective love.