What do you pray for when someone is grieving?
A Prayer in the Time of Grief and Loss Please help me rise above my sorrow, oh God. Imbue my spirit with your loving kindness and comfort. Fill my soul with your everlasting love. Send your angels to lift me up, oh God, so they can reveal your glory to me once more.
How do you comfort a bereaved family?
The Right Words of Comfort for Someone Grieving
- I’m sorry.
- I care about you.
- He/she will be dearly missed.
- He/she is in my thoughts and prayers.
- You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
- You are important to me.
- My condolences.
- I hope you find some peace today.
Do something to help grieving families?
Simple Ways to Help a Grieving Family 1. Bring in Meals – A home cooked meal can change everything for a family. Though it may be one of the hardest things to do while in the middle of the trauma.
What is the prayer for mourning?
Prayer of Mourning. Merciful and Loving God. Surround and hold us in your Grace. All who mourn today beseech your loving compassion. Grief has come to us beyond our power to comprehend or overcome. We ask you to guide us and preserve us, Lift our hearts and let us not be overwhelmed. Nor turn against you in our confusion and grief.
What is the prayer of death?
The Jewish Prayer for the Dead is a lesser-known prayer called El Malei Rachamim, “God, full of Mercy.” A cantor once told me that if you want a roomful of Jews to cry, just chant the first line of it.
What is a family blessing?
A Family Blessing. A Family Blessing invokes God’s timeless blessing upon a family, one of God’s greatest masterpieces. A chic and gracious gift that will be treasured for years to come. For a truly unique gift, personalize the blessing with the name of the family. Each personalized text is hand signed by the author.