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Make Me A Channel Of Your Peace

Tune: Channel of Peace (St Francis)

Make me a channel of your peace.
Where there is hatred let me bring your love;
Where there is injury, your pardon, Lord;
And where there’s doubt, true faith in you:

Oh, Master, grant that I may never seek
So much to be consoled as to console;
To be understood as to understand;
To be loved, as to love with all my soul.

Make me a channel of your peace.
Where there’s despair in life, let me bring hope;
Where there is darkness, only light;
And where there’s sadness, ever joy:

Make me a channel of your peace.
It is in pardoning that we are pardoned,
In giving of ourselves that we receive,
And in dying that we’re born to eternal life.

Words: Sebastian Temple Dedicated to Mrs Frances Tracy
© 1967 OCP Publications, 5536 NE Hassalo, Portland, Oregon 97213, USA, Email:
All rights reserved. Used with permission.

NB: If you wish to reproduce these hymn words in a printed Order of Service, please seek permission direct from the copyright holder above. This applies even if your church has a CCLI licence.

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