To be Said By Health Care Professionals Before Surgery

Bless and guide us as we ready to do sacred work.
Strengthen our hearts and make sure our hands.

Grant us wisdom
that we may summon forth our knowledge and skill
as we set about to engage in the holy task of healing.  

Fortify us, strengthen us, illumine us, inspire us.
We seek Your blessing,
Your Presence, and Your Aid.  

May we help (*Name  of person) move
from illness to health,

enhancing and fostering life.

Walk with us throughout this time,
and may s/he know complete healing
of body, mind and spirit.