O God, we pray and beseech you to guide and protect young people from the dangers that are ever present in our worl ...
Dear God, I thank You for the gift of this child to raise, this life to share, this mind to help mold, this body to nurt ...
God bless all who are battling those inner demons of depression, loneliness, unworthiness, and hopelessness. Shine Your ...
Lord, I ask for healing in my financial life. I have not always done right...
O Lord, I am torn up with grief. I know you are there, but I cannot see past my sorrow and tears...
Angel of God, my Guardian dear, To whom God's love commits me here...
Holy Ones, see what has happened here! I have become a [father, mother]; a great mystery indeed...
Lady and Lord, bless my country. Guide its governors, show them the path to take...
Today my child took her first step. May it be the first step on the path of the gods...
DIDN'T FIND WHAT YOU WERE LOOKING FOR?
Sleep, little one, in the comforting night
that spreads like a blanket over your bed.
The Goddess is waiting to guide you to sleep
in her arms that are ready to rock you so gently.
The God stands by, watching to keep you from harm,
to lay his cool hand on your head as you sleep.
Sleep, little one, in the gathering dark,
wrapped in the love of your Mother and Father,
wrapped in the love of your mother and father.
- Ceisiwr Serith
Source: "A Book of Pagan Prayer" © 2002 Ceisiwr Serith. Reprinted with permission of Red Wheel/Weiser.