For Cunning Thieves may they be ever so sly Pronounce this grace every morning three times over all thy posses­sions with devotion (Spell)

From Egyptian Secrets of Albertus Magnus, Joseph H. Peterson edition:

For Cunning Thieves, may they be ever so sly. Pronounce this grace every morning three times, over all thy posses­sions, with devotion.

Our dear mother in a garden came. Three angels comforted her there. The first is named St. Michael; the other, St. Gabriel; the third, St. Peter. Then spake Peter to our be­loved Mary: I saw three thieves enter there. They intend to steal thy dear child and kill it. But the beloved mother Mary said: Peter, bind; St. Peter, bind; and Peter bound them with iron bands, with God's own hands, and with his holy five wounds, for this be with Gabriel, upon this day and night, and this entire year, and forever and all times, my possessions bound. Whoever attempts to steal therefrom, must stand still, like a stick, and see like a brick, and must stand quiet. He must go upward, that he cannot depart from hence until I per­mit him to proceed from thence. With my own tongue I must tell him this. This is my order and Gabriel's will, which now, by day and night, and all the year, for all times to come, will utter to every thief, for them to repent. For this may God his blessing lend. God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit. Amen.

The grimoire Egyptian Secrets of Albertus Magnus lists this spell.

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