Prayer of Saint Francis Before the Crucifix

Here is a prayer to be recited before a crucifix. This prayer is attributed to St. Francis of Assisi, the founder of the Franciscans. Most High, glorious God, enlighten the darkness of my heart. Lord, instill in me, a faith that is unerring, a hope…

Prayer before a Crucifix

The Prayer before the Crucifix is a Roman Catholic prayer to Jesus which is said while kneeling before a crucifix. It is often said by Roman Catholics after Communion or after Mass. Look down on me, good and gentle Jesus, while before Your face I…