This blog runs in conjuntion with our cyber monastery St Aiden’ community, our 


It seems fitting to start off with a prayer, a beautiful encompassing petition from our celtic fore fathers:

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.

I bind unto myself today the strong name of the Trinity.

From the Lorica better known as St Patricks Breatsplate