and praise your name, O Lord,
for it is gracious.
Psalm 54: 6
O living God,
reach through the violence of the proud
and the despair of the weak
to create in Jesus Christ
a people free to praise your holy name,
now and for ever.
response to Psalm 54 From Common Worship Daily Prayer
This post is the 14th of a series of daily Lenten reflections or prayers, based on one of the Bible readings from the Common Worship Lectionary of the Church of England.