St. Patrick’s prayer

by Guest Contributor

The Feast of Saint Patrick is celebrated annually on the 17th March, the anniversary of his death in the fifth century. Let us pray together St. Patrick's prayer whilst remembering all our missionaries here in Britain, and throughout the world.

St. Patrick's prayer

May the Strength of God guide us.
May the Power of God preserve us.
May the Wisdom of God instruct us.
May the Hand of God protect us.
May the Way of God direct us.
May the Shield of God defend us.
May the Angels of God guard us,
Against the snares of the evil one.
May Christ be with us!
May Christ be before us!
May Christ be in us,
Christ be over all!
May Thy Grace, Lord,
Always be ours,
This day, O Lord, and forevermore.