Ave pater preciose

Ave pater precioselaus gentis Hyberniemiles Christi graciose virtutumque vas Cannicequi sedato virtuose motu carnis lubrice nactus es victoriose sedis locum celice nunc confessor gloriose vultu voto supplice tibi tam affectuose assistentes respice.

Hail precious fatherpraise of the people of Irelandgracious soldier of ChristCanice vessel of virtuesyou having virtuously calmedthe sensual movement of the fleshobtained victoriouslythe place of the heavenly seatnow glorious confessorwith [your] countenance, vow [and] prayer look kindly on those who attend upon you so affectionately.