Thanking God Before Meals?

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Liturgical Calendar – Thanksgiving Thanking God Before Meals? Do you pray before meals?... I admit that I don’t always do it. I say grace before I eat with my wife, at home or in a restaurant. I do it when we have guests. But usually I don’t pray when I eat alone at home, nor at work with my colleagues. Not even “in my heart”. Is it a sin?... I didn’t grow up with that habit. My parents, though practicing Catholics, didn’t do it. When I converted, at age 20, people would systematically pray b...
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Thank You, Lord!

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Liturgical Calendar – Thanksgiving Thank You, Lord! I will praise the Lord at all times. I will constantly speak his praises. (1) For Thanksgiving this year I was looking for a Bible passage that would inspire something thoughtful for me to write about regarding the importance of thanking God. Alas! There are many interesting texts, but it seems that I’m out of intelligent reflections these days. So, what to do? Well... Instead of writing about Thanksgiving, I will simply give thanks! Fa...
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Thanksgiving Romans 1v21

Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving – Romans 1.18-21 “What do you say?...” How many times do we say that to our children! We expect them to say “thank you” in return, because we want to teach them the importance of being polite and having good manners. God also expects a “thank you” from us, but for reasons way beyond good manners. “But God shows his anger from heaven against all sinful, wicked people who suppress the truth by their wickedness. They know the truth about God because he has made it obvious to them. F...
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