let your tranquility dwell among us,
and let your peace remain in our hearts.
May our voices proclaim your truth,
and may your cross be the guardian of our souls.
make us bold, make us worthy
to offer to you pure and holy prayer;
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
Source: Liturgy of the Nestorians, fifth century
Source of this version: Freely modified from Prayers of the Early Church, edited by J. Manning Potts, 1953