Circle me God is inspired from the ancient Celtic prayer ‘caim’ which is an encircling prayer asking God for protection to surround an individual and keep good things close and bad this afar.
The high quality Matt prints measures 20cm by 20cm.
Feathers are used in this painting (and often features in Chris’ art work) to symbolise God’s protection and closeness.
Feathers are linked to some ancient poems in the bible describing God’s covering and closeness including this verse from Psalm 57: ‘Have mercy on me, my God, have mercy on me, for in you I take refuge in the shadow of your wings until the disaster has passed.’
On the back of the card a simple prayer is written out:
Circle me God, keep peace in and anxiety out
Circle me God, keep protection in and danger out
Circle me God, keep your love in and fear out. Amen