Stephen Ryan “Holy Mother, where are you? Tonight I feel broken in two.” Eric Clapton wrote this most beautiful song — a heartfelt prayer to the Blessed Mother.
In this benefit concert, watch how beautifully his prayer is expressed with the accompaniment of the great Italian opera singer Luciano Pavarotti. Clapton’s prayer, is indeed real.
In his painfully honest memoir, Clapton: The Autobiography, he elaborates on the beginnings of his prayer life — a 1987 rock-bottom moment at the rehab treatment center.
Here is a beautiful prayer by Thomas Merton, one that expresses that feeling of being lost, but at the same time, places a filial trust in God to lead us along the right path.
My Lord God, I have no idea where I am going. I do not see the road ahead of me. I cannot know for certain where it will end. Nor do I really know myself, and the fact that I think I am following your will does not mean that I am actually doing so. But I believe that the desire to please you does in fact please you. And I hope I have that desire in all that I am doing. I hope that I will never do anything apart from that desire. And I know that if I do this you will lead me by the right road, though I may know nothing about it. Therefore I will trust you always though I may seem to be lost and in the shadow of death. I will not fear, for you are ever with me, and you will never leave me to face my perils alone.
To know what America’s future holds, know what the past has already revealed.
THESE PROPHECIES ARE REAL AND THE MOST ACCURATE IN HUMAN HISTORY!