Most high, all-powerful, all good, Lord
All praise is yours, all glory, all honor
And all blessing.
To you, alone, Most High, do they belong.
No mortal lips are worthy
To pronounce your name.
All praise be yours, my Lord, through all that you have made,
And first my lord Brother Sun, …
Thus begins the poem/prayer written by St. Francis of Assisi, Canticle of Brother Sun. A Franciscan Friar, Jack Wintz, has written an very interesting article on his interpretation of this prayer: