Posted by: AJ the Irish Lass | June 19, 2019

Bound to the Triune God – St. Patrick’s Breastplate

I didn’t get around to posting on Trinity Sunday, so here’s a repost of an early contribution. Enjoy!

AJ the Irish Lass' Ramblings

I bind to myself today the strong power of an invocation of the Trinity–
the faith of the Trinity in Unity,
the Creator of the universe.

Saint Patrick

May we all be kept constant in our worship of the one God who creates, redeems and sanctifies!

I arise today through
God’s strength to pilot me, God’s might to uphold me,
God’s wisdom to guide me, God’s eye to see before me,
God’s ear to hear me, God’s word to speak for me,
God’s hand to guard me, God’s way to lie before me,
God’s shield to protect me, God’s host to secure me –
against snares of devils,
against temptations and vices,
against inclinations of nature,
against everyone who shall wish me
ill, afar and anear,
alone and in a crowd…
Christ, be with me, Christ before me, Christ behind me,
Christ in me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me,

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