Prayer before Meal

Prayer before Meal (1)

Bless us O Lord,
and these Your gifts
which we are about to receive from Your bounty.
Through Christ Our Lord. Amen 

Prayer before Meal (2)

Bless us, O Lord and this food that is your gift, grant, o Lord that we may use it well and from it may find the strength to love and serve you well till death.  Amen.  (From the Manual of Prayers of the Sisters of Our Lady of the Garden)

Prayer before Meal (3)

Bless o Lord us and the food which we are about to partake, grant that our primary food will be do your will.  Amen.  (From the Manual of Prayers of the Sisters of Our Lady of the Garden)

Prayer before Meal (4)

Bless, o Lord, this food and all those who prepared it, and help us to share our food with the hungry people.  Amen.  (From the Manual of Prayers of the Sisters of Our Lady of the Garden)

Prayer before Meal (5)

Lord Jesus, who became bread for us, bless this food which we are partaking and teach us to give generously of ourselves in the service of all.  Amen  (From the Manual of Prayers of the Sisters of Our Lady of the Garden)