Gathered together on this page are a number of prayers for students. Here you’ll find a prayer suitable as a focus for praying for a student, as well as St Thomas Aquinas’s popular “Students Prayer” which you may find helpful if you are studying at the moment:-
(a modern prayer for college students from www.lords-prayer-words.com)
a traditional Celtic blessing suitable for sending to a student away at college or about to leave home for university:-
discover irish blessings like this by clicking here.
All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible.
Lawrence of Arabia, Thomas Edward Lawrence (1885-1932), writer and British army officer
Thomas Aquinas was a 13th Century Italian Priest. He is most famous for his writings on natural theology – a form of theology that is based on experience and reasoning (rather than revealed theology – formed from scripture and spiritual experiences). He has had a considerable impact on the thinking and theology of the Catholic Church.
An uplifting prayer with inspiring music and images asking for God's guidance, protection and inspiration for students whilst they study:-
(Source: "Prayer for Schools and Colleges", The 1979 Book of Common Prayer, Episcopal Church of America)
A short prayer which a student can pray whilst away at college or university:-
(read the words to this modern prayer here at living-prayers.com)
A short prayer with some beautiful images and tranquil music:-
Take a moment to hear from God...
here are links to some wonderfully inspired prayers to aid your journey