Looking for prayers when words seem to fail during these tumultuous times? The World Prayers website is an online database of prayers written by spiritual visionaries representing all life affirming faith traditions. Many of these prayers have been used for hundreds if not thousands of years. Others are from spiritual contemporaries in today's intricate global fabric.
Though these sacred verses arise from divergent paths, voices, languages, cultures and heritages, they all carry within them the same burning flame - the same love for life and the divine mysteries.
The website features links to different kinds of prayers: adorations, celebrations, invocations and meditations, as well as a digital prayer wheel. There is a special section of prayers for peace and healing, which is useful in the continuing cycle of violence in the world today.
Some of the religious and cultural traditions represented in this prayer database include: African Traditional, Asatru, Baha'i Faith
Buddhism, Celtic, Gaian, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Native American, to name a few.