Short Trinitarian Prayer and Blessing


May God the Father bless me.
May God the + Son protect me.
May the power of the Holy Spirit
enlighten me,
and forgive all my sins.

Source: Rigi’sches Gebetbuch, Translated for A Collection of Prayers. German source: Gebetbuch, enthaltend die sämtlichen Gebete und Seufzer Martin Luther’s, ….Evangelischer Bücher-Verein, 1866, #27.

Original in German

Gesegne mich Gott der Vater, bewahre mich Jesus Christus, erleuchte mich die Kraft des heiligen Geistes und vergieb mir alle meine Sünden. Amen

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Lutheran pastor and musician serving St. Stephen's in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

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