Many people forget to Pray before each meal. However, we need to remember to give thanks to God for all gifts. The US, is celebrating Thanksgiving; we should give thanks to God everyday but especially on Thanksgiving. Here is a short prayer to say before and after each meal with Video: (FULL TEXT Prayer below the Video)
Grace Before Meals. Make the sign of the cross, saying, In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, Amen.
Bless us, O Lord, and these Thy gifts which we are about to receive from Thy bounty. Through Christ our Lord. Amen. Please provide for the needs of others. As You have provided for us.
Thanksgiving After Meals.
We give Thee thanks, almighty God, for all Thy gifts, who lives and reigns forever and ever. Amen.
May the souls of the faithful departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. Amen. Make the sign of the cross, saying, In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, Amen.