Evelyn Waugh’s Epiphany Prayer of a Mother for the Conversion of Her Son
Image: Evelyn Waugh (Wikimedia Commons)
As a token of our gratitude for all the prayers and Masses said for our recent situation of ill health and need, my husband, Dr. Robert Hickson and I wish to present to our most generous readers at OnePeterFive the prayer of a mother for the conversion of her as- yet unbaptized son which has touched us for many years now and which my husband has often shared with friends and his students every year at Epiphany.
The prayer is written by the British author Evelyn Waugh, in his 1950 novel Helena. Thus the prayer comes from