pearl of great price,
too often we have taken you for granted.
May the Holy Trinity protect you
May the Three of limitless love renew you
An island shall you be in our seas
A light you shall be in our nights
A well you shall be in our deserts
until heaven’s arms enfold you, too.
a Celtic blessing for mothers, taken from Celtic Blessings: Prayers for Everyday Life. This is offered to all the amazing women in the world who have journeyed the path of motherhood. Happy Mother’s Day!
graphic: our daughter Kartikka and two of our nine grand babies