Dear Father in Heaven,
We have all gathered to share a meal in Your honour.
Bless us today as we share this time together,
and allow us to be humble and compassionate as we speak.
In this beautiful morning where the food will nourish our bodies,
Your grace will strengthen our spirits,
and Your love will enrich our lives.
We thank You Lord for all you give:
the food we eat, and the lives we live,
the family and friends here with us and the love between us.
Bless us, oh Lord, and thy gifts we are about to receive from thy bounty through Christ our Lord.
In the grand scheme of existence, the divine realm operates like a complex yet harmonious network. The system is akin to an invisible web of