QUOTE (Elizabeth Fry)

October 12, 2015

451px-Elizabeth_Fry_by_Charles_Robert_Leslie“Oh Lord, may I be directed what to do and what to leave undone.”
~ Elizabeth Fry

In honor of Elizabeth Fry, a Quaker who was known as a pioneer in prison reform, who died on this day in 1845.

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  1. If you don’t do what you know is right, you have sinned (James 4:17 CEV).

  2. Oh gosh that has been my prayer for weeks!

  3. Reblogged this on quirkywritingcorner and commented:
    I can’t recall ever praying for what to leave undone. I rather like that idea. Some days I feel like there’s too much I’m not doing.

  4. Reblogged this on Nothing Gilded, Nothing Gained–Writing Historical Fiction at Middlemay Farm and commented:
    Wise prayer . . .

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