All That I Can Do

Posted by on Jun 13, 2012 in Military Prayer | Comments Off on All That I Can Do

My God, I offer to Thee this day
All that I can think, or do, or say;
Uniting it with what was done
On earth by Jesus Christ, Thy son.


– General Clifton B. Cates (1893-1970)

General Cates was the 19th Commandant of the United States Marine Corps (served January 1, 1948 – December 31, 1951) . He was honored for his heroism during World War I at Belleau Wood and in World War II for inspired combat leadership at Iwo Jima.

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