A Short Grace

Dearest God, for food and rest
Accept our praise. Your name be blessed.

Source: Unknown

Source of this version: Freely modified from  Morning and Evening Prayers for All Days of the Week  by Dr. John Habermann, Wartburg Publishing House, Chicago, 1918


Dearest God, for meat and drink
Accept our praise. Thy Name be blessed.

(This prayer is not in the original German edition of Habermann’s Gebetbuch.)

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Lutheran pastor and musician serving St. Stephen's in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.

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