Ephraim the SyrianEphraim the Syrian
- O Lord and Master of my
life, give me not a spirit of sloth, vain curiosity, lust for power, and idle
talk, but give me Thy servant a spirit of soberness, humility, patience, and
love. O Lord and King, grant me to see my brother: for blessed art Thou to the
ages of ages. Amen.
Ephraim the Syrian
From: Hymns on
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