A Winchester Blessing

May God the Father bless us;
may + Christ take care of us;
the Holy Spirit enlighten us all the days of our life.
The Lord be our defender and keeper of body and soul,
both now and for ever, to the ages of ages.

Source: Æthelwold of Winchester, c. 908-984

Source of this version: http://www.faithandworship.com/early_Christian_prayers.htm
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Lutheran pastor serving St. Stephen's in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

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