Be above me, as high as the noonday sun Type song title, artist or lyrics. Also,this general prayer was covered by the rock band Iona on their album,”Journey into the Mourn”. Be beside me, the wind on my left and right ( Log Out / Talk soon!!! To Father, Spirit, Living Word (-: thank you Steve for putting this in our ‘arsenal’! Be below me, the Rock I set my feet upon Two Thomases and our times: for God's way out of our current woes! It is essentially a 'protection prayer' in which the petitioner invokes all the power of God as a safeguard against evil in its many forms. may the presence of the Holy Spirit be on my head, THIS WEB PAGE IS ALSO AVAILABLE AS A PODCAST HERE. Intrigued by the irregular rhythms, and just love the tune! Come Three in One, oh One in Three Saint Patrick's Lorica Saint Patrick's own Lorica (or Breastplate), also called The Cry of the Deer (in Irish, Fáed Fíada) is written in Irish and Latin; there are variations aplenty. I arise today Through a mighty strength, the invocation of the Trinity, Through a belief in the Threeness, Through confession of the Oneness Of the Creator of creation. The Lorica – Music and Lyric by Gayle Salmond I bind unto myself today The gift to call on the Trinity The saving faith where I can say Come three in one, oh one in three Be above me, as high as the noonday sun Be below me, the rock I set my feet upon Be […] St. Paul once wrote that when he was weak he was strong. may the sign of Christ be on my forehead, God's might to uphold me Be below me, the rock I set my feet upon. The saving faith where I can say Against my own unbelieving In times like these, when you feel God is distant, a glance at His Sacred Heart can reassure you of His Love for you! I do like the way these verses are arranged here. I bind unto myself today The songs of nature giving praise God's hand to guide me Be below me, the Rock I set my feet upon God's shield to hide me ( Log Out / starts and ends within the same node. It was during the march that they chanted the sacred Lorica or Deer's Cry - later known as St. Patrick's Breastplate. The prayers and prophesies of Saints Sign up to receive email notifications of Steve’s blog post and receive his newsletter. Change ). Highlight. The gift to call on the Trinity I bind unto myself today robé torruma in spirta naoimh for in cend-sa, Be behind me, oh circle me with Your truth and light It’s a great way to start the day, singing it, to bind all the positives to yourself like armor, to face the day ahead. I summon todayAll these powers between me and those evils,Against every cruel and merciless powerthat may oppose my body and soul,Against incantations of false prophets,Against black laws of pagandom,Against false laws of heretics,Against craft of idolatry,Against spells of witches and smiths and wizards,Against every knowledge that corrupts man's body and soul;Christ to shield me todayAgainst poison, against burning,Against drowning, against wounding,So that there may come to me an abundance of reward. (This prayer has also been called The Cry of the Deer. This is the version that we as Celtic Monks have chosen to memorize and pray in the morning upon awakening. i love this song, this ‘devotion’. Be beside me, the wind on my left and right. Signpost Music Whether near or far Patrick’s Lorica,” or breastplate. Before Christ's Ascension into Heaven, He gave His Apostles some valedictory advice we can use today as well! Modified or adapted versions of prayers and original prayers on this site are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Please contact for permission for any commercial use. These selections provide moving food for thought! Album: Ordinary Places. robé airde Críst isin édan-sa, The words and deeds of righteous men We may additionally pray Psalm 5. Make sure your selection I arise today through God's strength to pilot me God's eye to look before me God's wisdom to guide me God's way to lie before me God's shield to protect me No Jesus No Peace: For the Relief We All Want and Need! All Rights Reserved. and may I belong to God, my Father, completely. LyricsThe Lorica Gayle Salmond. We've found 1 lyric, 1 artist, and 0 albums matching lorica. The official website of musician, writer, and speaker Steve Bell, The Wellspring – Music and Lyric by Steve Bell Isaiah 6:1-8 The Father gives away His word and His breath And all things are called into being This mystery of love and of life is a gift And its glory beyond human reason And Holy, Holy, Holy is The God of power and might […], I Feel the Winds of God Today (Kingsfold) Music: Traditional, Lyric by Jesse Adams – public domain I feel the winds of God today Today my sail I lift Though heavy oft with drenching spray And torn with many a rift If hope would light the water’s crest And Christ my bark will use […], That’s Alright With Me – Music and Lyrics by Steve Bell Can I tell you a story of an average boy A story we all know we well It’s not a tale of never ending joy Nor trials beyond what one can tell My childhood seemed like an eternity Each morning ruled by education […], How Long – Music and Lyric by Steve Bell Adapted from Psalm 13 How long Have You forgotten me oh lord How long Hmmm…. Authored By: Saint Patrick. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Artist: Gayle Salmond. Now more than ever we need God's grace, for our good and His glory! The Lorica – Music and Lyric by Gayle Salmond. God's ear to hear me When St. Paul referred to putting on the âArmor of Godâ in his letter to the Ephesians (6:11) to fight sin and evil inclinations, he could have been thinking of prayers just like this one! Be beside me, the wind on my left and right Against my own unbelieving Â© 2020 OUR CATHOLIC PRAYERS In each instance we may either say it or sing it. Christ be with me, Christ within me, Christ behind me, Christ before me, Christ beside me, Christ to win me, Christ to comfort and restore me, Christ beneath me, Christ above me, Christ in quiet, Christ in danger, Christ in hearts of all that love me, Christ in mouth of friend and stranger. Return from St. Patrick's Breastplate to St. Patrick's Prayer Go from St. Patrick's Breastplate to Prayers to Saints. 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I bind unto myself today Find out how that can help you in these troubled times! Prayers to the Holy Spirit can help you focus on our Lord and our Faith for much needed grace in these troubled times. Source of this version: Prayers from the Ancient Celtic Church, © 2018, Paul C. Stratman. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! The hope to rise from the dust of earth robé comlabra fer nime isna bélaib-sea, 39:11. Against all powers deceiving W/M: Gayle Salmond Will you hide Your face from me How long Look on me Answer my call Oh Lord my God I need some light before I fall How long Will I […], Benediction – Music and Lyric by Gord Johnson From the album Devotion Before the ending of the day Creator of the world we pray That you with steadfast love would keep Your watch around us while we sleep mmm… From evil dreams defend our sight From fears and terrors of the night Tread underfoot our […], The Lorica – Music and Lyric by Gayle Salmond I bind unto myself today The gift to call on the Trinity The saving faith where I can say Come three in one, oh one in three Be above me, as high as the noonday sun Be below me, the rock I set my feet upon Be […], Who Condemns You Now – Music and Lyric by Gord Johnson Who condemns you now Neither they nor I Go and sin no more Go and sin no more, Jesus Feed Us – Music and Lyric by Gord Johnson Again and again and again To this table we come Once a people estranged Now as one in your name In your mercy and grace Forgiven of what we’ve confessed By your body and blood One last thing we request To you we pray Jesus […], Embrace the Mystery – Music and Lyric by Gord Johnson Behold what you are Become what you receive Take up the bread and wine Embrace the mystery, Gone is the Light – Music and Lyric by Gord Johnson Into the darkness we must go Gone, gone is the light Into the darkness we must go Gone, gone is the light Jesus remember me When you come into your kingdom Jesus remember me When your kingdom comes Father forgive them They know not […]. robé bolltanugad in spirta nóib isna srónaib-sea, The gift to call on the Trinity. Be beside me, the wind on my left and right Patrick's Breastplate, also known as The Lorica of Saint Patrick was popular enough to inspire a hymn based on this text as well. Gayle Salmond - The Lorica Lyrics. Our Blessed Mother did many wonderful things not recorded in the Gospels out of deference and love for her Divine Son! Whether near or far Hey Steve!!! God's hand to guide me Be beside me, the wind on my left and right The gift to call on the Trinity. Come Three in One, oh One in Three (Based on text from "St. Patrick's Breastplate"), I bind unto myself today Signpost Music Prayers to the Sorrowful Mother: to Honor and Console Our Lady, A Rosary Meditation on the Assumption of Mary, Devotion to the Precious Blood of Jesus: For Reparation and Salvation. Sign in Sign up. Be below me, the Rock I set my feet upon Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. God's ear to hear me Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Be behind me, oh circle me with Your truth and light ( Log Out / The official website of musician, writer, and speaker Steve Bell, The Lorica – Music and Lyric by Gayle Salmond, Be beside me, the wind on my left and right, Be behind me, oh circle me with Your truth and light. Strength in Weakness: With the Grace of True Humility, Prayers to the Holy Spirit: For Guidance When We Need It Most, Some Thoughts About Jesus' Ascension Into Heaven, The Hidden Mary: A Lesson in Immaculate Humility. Lyrics for The Lorica by Gayle Salmond. The songs of nature giving praise (…and I have to say, the range of this whole album is just easier for me to sing along with. According to tradition, St. Patrick wrote it in 433 A.D. for divine protection before successfully converting the Irish King Leoghaire and his subjects from paganism to Christianity. email@example.com, Faye Hall, Administrative Assistant The devotion to our Lordâs Precious Blood focuses us on its saving force for our Eternal Life! (Based on text from "St. Patrick's Breastplate") Enjoyed everywhere. Against all powers deceiving Have you ever wanted to have some fresh insights on the Assumption of Mary for this special feast day? He was aware that there was an ambush to try to kill him and his group en route to the King's court. may the smell of the Holy Spirit be in my nose, ) A blessed Holy Week, and powerful Resurrection to you all!! Source: Lorica of St. Fursa (Fursey), 7th Century. SONGLYRICS just got interactive. If you found mistakes, please help us by correcting them. I arise today, throughGod's strength to pilot me,God's might to uphold me,God's wisdom to guide me,God's eye to look before me,God's ear to hear me,God's word to speak for me,God's hand to guard me,God's shield to protect me,God's host to save meFrom snares of devils,From temptation of vices,From everyone who shall wish me ill,afar and near.