A Prayer for Christmas Eve Deliver us from evil by the blessing which Christ brings, and teach us to be merry with clear hearts. May the Christmas morning make us happy to be thy children, and Christmas evening bring us to our beds with grateful thoughts, forgiving and forgiven, for Jesus’ sake. Amen.
Sincere It’s the most wonderful night of the year! Merry Christmas Eve , everyone! Merry Christmas Eve , all! Happy Christmas Eve ! Merry Christmas , everyone – and keep your eyes on the sky! Wishing everyone a warm, relaxing Christmas Eve surrounded by loved ones.
The most common prayer among Christians is the “Lord’s Prayer “, which according to the gospel accounts (e.g. Matthew 6:9-13) is how Jesus taught his disciples to pray .
As we gather today around your name, we pray that you would fill our hearts, our minds and our souls. Transform us Lord, and make us more like you. Through Jesus Christ, our Lord, Amen. O Lord, our God, we gather together today to give you thanks and praise your greatness.
General ” Merry Christmas ! “Wishing you a Christmas that’s merry and bright!” “We hope you have a safe and relaxing holiday season.” “I hope your holiday season is full of peace , joy , and happiness .” ” Merry Christmas with lots of love.” “I hope your Christmas is filled with joy this year!” ” Happy Holidays!
2 Answers. “I hope you had a nice Christmas ” or “I trust you had a nice Christmas ” would both suffice. The latter might sound a bit overly-formal to some ears, but if it’s a business contact you don’t know outside of business that’s not necessarily a bad thing.
Does anyone say ” Happy Christmas “? Yes! For starters, it’s important to note that ” Happy Christmas ” hasn’t faded completely—it’s still widely used in England. This is believed to be because ” happy ” took on a higher class connotation than ” merry ,” which was associated with the rowdiness of the lower classes.
You can use a short saying or pair a few together to craft a more meaningful greeting . Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! Wishing you a Merry Christmas ! Unwrap yourself a joyful Christmas ! Have a holly, jolly Christmas ! Merry Christmas with lots of love.
What are some fun things to do for Christmas Eve traditions? Open a Gift. Watch a Special Christmas Movie. Have a Special Christmas Eve Dinner. Play a Family Game. Give a Christmas Eve Box. Christmas Eve Church Service. Bake Cookies for Santa. All-day Pajama day with Games, Treats, and Crafts.
The basic forms of prayer are adoration , contrition , thanksgiving and supplication, abbreviated as A.C.T.S. The Liturgy of the Hours, the seven canonical hours of the Catholic Church prayed at fixed prayer times, is recited daily by clergy, religious and devout believers.
Catholic Prayers Sign of the Cross . Our Father . Hail Mary . Glory Be . Apostles Creed . Nicene Creed . Guardian Angel Prayer . Prayer to St. Michael. the Archangel.
It is short, so it can be easily memorized and quickly spoken, and is the backbone of the devotion of the Rosary, which is easily the world’s most powerful devotion. With countless miracles and conversions to its credit, the Hail Mary is a powerful composition.
As we close this meeting, we ask you , Lord, to walk with us everywhere we go. Help us to keep your word in our hearts that we may not sin against you . Through Jesus’ name, we pray , Amen. Almighty God, thank you for giving us good health and enabling us to come to this place and glorify your name.
But knowing how to pray is not always easy. Jesus’ disciples felt the same confusion. I hope they will encourage you to make 2021 a year of prayer . Know to whom you are speaking. Thank him. Ask for God’s will. Say what you need. Ask for forgiveness. Pray with a friend. Pray the Word. Memorize Scripture.
Take a deep breath and say, “Thank you God for this time.” God, thank you for this time. Thank you for your word. Holy Spirit, thank you for leading me into truth. Jesus, thank you for dying for me. Father, teach me how you want me to apply Your word in my life. Thank you for this time God, I’m never going to say amen.