Guide those in authority.
Give them wisdom to see beyond their own priorities and assumptions.
Fill them with integrity and compassion to make decisions for the good of all.
Strengthen them for the challenges and uncertainty they will face.
Use them to care for and protect your whole world.
Help me to see authority clearly.
Remind me that those in authority are simply human beings.
Guide me to question authority and to push for wise and honest leadership.
Guide me to question authority and to work for justice, compassion and peace.
When I am in positions of authority, help me to lead with integrity, compassion and courage.