Mealtime prayers are essential conversations with God. Having food to eat is a very big blessing and we need to constantly show appreciation to our maker for his mercies and constant provision.
When you are suddenly called upon to say a prayer to bless the meal, having one of these prayers handy can certainly save the day.
Below, we have compiled a list of sample prayers before meal that you can say.
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Simple Prayers To Say Before Meal
Thank you for the harvest, that you give us our daily bread.
Thank you for the smallest seed which can grow to feed us.
Thank you for creating so many tastes and textures,
colours and aromas.
We wonder at these miracles and give thanks for all these gifts.
More Grace Before Meal Prayers
Catholic Grace Before Meals Prayer
This meal is a sign of Your love for us:
Bless us and bless our food,
And help us to give you glory each day
Through Jesus Christ our Lord.Amen!
Irish Grace Before Meals Prayer
and we pray You, O God,
that it may be good for our body and soul;
and if there be any poor creature
hungry or thirsty walking along the road,
send them into us that we can share the food with them,
just as You share your gifts with all of us.
Prayer Before Meal For Kids
Prayer of Confession Before Meal
Anglican Prayer Before Meal
Blessed are you, O Lord God, King of the Universe, for you give us food to sustain our lives and make our hearts glad; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.
For these and all his mercies, God’s holy Name be blessed and praised; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.