What do you pray after taking communion?
A Catholic may wish to recite prayers of thanksgiving thanking Jesus for the sacrament of Communion and thanking him for residing in his body. Another prayer that Catholics may recite after receiving the Holy Eucharist is the Anima Christi, a 14th-century prayer asking Jesus for salvation and sanctification.
What is the communion prayer?
I love You above all things, and I desire to receive You into my soul. Since I cannot at this moment receive You sacramentally, come at least spiritually into my heart.
What do you do after first Holy Communion?
Most people choose to have a party or at least a social gathering after the First Holy Communion ceremony. Organising this event can include selecting the food, decorations and entertainment. Be sure to get your child involved as well so that they can feel that they have contributed to the occasion.
What are the 5 basic prayer?
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.
What do you say at the Lord’s Supper?
Jesus said – “I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats this bread will live forever. This bread is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world.”
What prayer is said after confession?
A popular Catholic American English version
My God, I am sorry for my sins with all my heart. In choosing to do wrong and failing to do what is right, I have sinned against You whom I should love above all things, I firmly intend, with Your help, to do penance, to sin no more, and to avoid whatever leads me to sin.
Who can bless the bread and wine?
The priest leads the assembled community of believers in asking God to send His Holy Spirit upon the proffered gifts of bread and wine. This is so that the gifts may become the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ. To do this, the priest speaks the words of the Eucharistic prayer.
What do you say at Communion?
When taking communion at home, the most important thing to say is ‘thank you’. Before breaking bread, Jesus gave thanks. When he took the cup, he gave thanks again. Say, thank you to God for your life, for the forgiveness of sin.
What is the prayer for bread?
Hamotzi (Blessing over bread)
Blessed are You, O Lord our God, Ruler of the universe, who brings forth bread from the earth. Phonetic Hebrew transliteration: Baruch atah Adonai eloheinu melech ha-alom ha-motzi lechem min ha-aretz.