We have never needed peace and peacemakers more than today. We need peace within us, peace between us and others, and peace in the world. We may not be able to bring peace to the world, but what about peace to our little corner of the world?
Of all those disciples who came after Jesus, none understood, lived and was a greater peace-bearer, than Francis of Assisi (1181-1226). An inspired prayer has been attributed to him, expressing how to live and work as Christ lived and worked.