O Lord, Visit This Place

candle-2038736_960_720O Lord, visit this place
and drive far from it all the snares of the enemy.
Let your holy angels dwell here
that you may keep us in peace,
and let your blessing be always upon us;
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

May your divine help always remain with us. Amen.

Source: Slightly modified from Compline, Roman Breviary, found here: https://forums.catholic.com/showthread.php?t=540120

The second short prayer accompanies it in The Irish Handbook of the Holy League, called the Apostleship of Prayer, Dublin, 1890, p. 73

Published by

pastorstratman

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

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s