in your love you made all the nations of the worldYet our world is riven apart with prejudice, arrogance, and pride.
to be a family, and your Son taught us to love one another.
Help the different races to love and understand one another better.
Increase among us sympathy, tolerance, and goodwill,
that we may learn to appreciate the gifts that other races bring to us,Save us from jealousy, hatred, and fear, and help us to live together
and to see in all people our brothers and sisters for whom Christ died.
as members of one family at home in the world,through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
sons and daughters of one Father
who live in the liberty of the children of God;
-from the Book of Common Order of the Church of Scotland
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