In 2015, Pope Francis wrote a powerful letter to everyone everywhere, called Laudato Si. At the end of the letter, he included two beautiful prayers, one of which I adapted as a song for use in faith communities. Here’s a simple recording, with my daughter Jodi singing it. If you’d like to find more songs by me and others who believe faith communities need to sing about matters of justice and compassion, be sure to check out the Convergence Music Project.
Here’s the song –
And here are the lyrics that you can use as a prayer:
Laudato Si (Lyrics adapted from Pope Francis’ prayer by Brian McLaren)