What Are Some Songs That Use Portions of the "may the Road" Irish Blessing?


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Some songs that use portions of the "may the road rise to meet you" Irish blessing are "May the Road Rise Up" by Libera and "May The Road Rise To Meet You" sung by Lori True and Will Hopkins. Each contains lyrics that incorporate the blessing's words.

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Singer-songwriter Roger McGuinn also uses phrases throughout the blessing as the chorus in his song "May The Road Rise to Meet You." Due to the religious content of the blessing's final words, "May God hold you in the palm of his hand," portions of the blessing are also frequently incorporated into church hymns.

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