Thanks be to thee my Lord Jesus Christ, For all the benefits which Thou hast given me, For all the pains and insults which Thou hast borne for me. O most merciful Redeemer Friend and Brother, May I know Thee more clearly, Love thee more dearly And follow Thee more nearly.
My Fortress, The Sacred Three, My fortress be, Encircling me, Come and be round, My hearth and my home. Celtic Prayer
Be thou a bright flame before me, Be thou a guiding star above me, Be thou a smooth path below me, Be thou a kindly shepherd behind me, Today – tonight – and for ever Columba
Be Thou my vision, O Lord of my heart Naught be all else to me, save but Thou art, Thou my best thought by day or by night Waking or sleeping, Thy presence my light.
May our enemy become our friend, O God, that we may share earth’s goodness. May our enemy become our friend, O God, that our children may meet and marry. May our enemy become our friend, O God, that we may remember our shared birth in you. May we grow in grace may we grow in […]
This day and this night, may I know O God The deep peace of the running wave The deep peace of the flowing air The deep peace of the quiet earth The deep peace of the shining stars The deep peace of the Son of Peace. From Celtic Prayers from Iona by John Philip Newell
May the angels of light glisten for us this day. May the sparks of God’s beauty dance in the eyes of those we love. May the universe be on fire with Presence for us this day. May the new sun’s rising grace us with gratitude. Let earth’s greenness shine and its waters breathe with Spirit. […]
The ageless mountains are full of your glory the vast seas swell with your might the shining skies expand beyond our imagining so we pause to praise we wait in wonder we listen to learn of the mountain glory within us of the sea force in our veins of love’s shining infinity. Grant us the […]
May the road rise to meet you, May the wind be always at your back. May the sun shine warm on your face, The rains fall soft upon your fields. And until we meet again, May God hold you in the palm of His hand. May God be with you and bless you, May you […]
Dearest Father in Heaven, Bless this child and bless this day Of new beginnings. Smile upon this child And surround this child, Lord, With the soft mantle of your love. Teach this child to follow in your footsteps, And to live life in the ways of Love, faith, hope and charity.