Father in Heaven,
Creator of all
and source of all goodness and love,
please look kindly upon us
and receive our heartfelt gratitude
in this time
of giving thanks.
Thank you for all the graces and blessings
You have bestowed upon us,
spiritual and temporal:
and religious heritage,
our food and shelter,
the loves we have for one another,
Dear Father, in Your infinite generosity,
please grant us continued graces
throughout the coming year.
This we ask in the Name of Jesus,
Your Son and our Brother.
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Let me pause as I begin this new day to give it to You, Lord.
Before the tumult of activities breaks in;
before breakfast plates crash through my still sleepy mind;
for this last moment in my bed, thank you, Lord.
Let me hold Your promise of new life.
Keep me from slipping back
for I know that what ... continue reading
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