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Christ as a Light

Canticle (Prayer of St. Patrick)

Christ, as a light
illumine and guide me.
Christ, as a shield
overshadow me.
Christ under me;
Christ over me;

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A New Canticle

Today, I heard a wonderful new prayer – one of the most beautiful I have heard in a very long time. This prayer, written by Sr.  1,132 more words


O David, my singing brother

O David, my singing brother
aflame with canticles in the night
fingers burning for the strings
an unseen hand etching paeans of fire on your heart… 16 more words

Song of songs, 6 July 14

In place of the set psalm this week, we find a reading of that lovely poetry of The Song of songs, or of Solomon.  It’s a small emotional poem of love and devotion: 373 more words