Blessed Edmund Rice Feast Day

Thursday 5th May is the Feast Day of Blessed Edmund Rice
 
Prayer of Thanks for Blessed Edmund Rice
 
O God, we thank you for the life of Edmund Rice.
He opened his heart to Christ present in those oppressed by poverty and injustice.
May we follow his example of faith and generosity.
Grant us the courage and compassion of Edmund as we seek to live lives of love and service.
We ask this through Christ our Lord.
 
Amen.