Wings of a Prayer

A Red-tailed Hawk glides effortlessly over the Hudson River at Palisades State Park, NJ.

Downy Woodpecker, Dobbs Ferry, NY.

Peregrine Falcon, Stateline Lookout, Palisades, NJ.

“And he hears every prayer and answers each one. When we pray in His name – thy will be done. The burdens that seemed to heavy to bear are lifted away on the wings of a prayer.” – from the poem “On the Wings of a Prayer” by Helen Steiner Rice