Holy Lord, almighty Father, eternal God, graciously deign to bless this bread with Thy spiritual benediction that all who eat it may have health of body and soul
and that they may be protected against all sickness and against all the snares of their enemies. Through Jesus
Christ, Thy Son, the living bread that came down from heaven
and giveth life
to the world; who liveth and reigneth with Thee in the unity
of the Holy Ghost, forever and ever. Amen.
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