Thanksgiving Prayers from Catholic Relief Services


And so we bless you and thank you
Not because our tables are full
But because our hearts are

Need prayers for your Thankgiving table? These prayers of thanks from Catholic Relief Services keep us mindful of the blessings we’ve received and remind us to always turn our hearts to each other, and to God, by sharing his blessings with others.

Please share these prayers from Thanksgivings present and past with your friends, your families, and your communities of faith.  And let us remember at the table how we are one global family.

Not Because Our Tables Are Full (2018)

A prayer of joyful thanksgiving to the Lord, not merely for full tables, pantries, and bellies, but for the gift of full hearts. English | Español

Lord, When I Thank You (2017)

A prayer of thanksgiving that invites us to share all we are grateful for. English | Español


Litany of Thanksgiving (2015)

Among the many gifts we are grateful to God for, we remember to thank him for the special grace to be part of his plan, the honor to do his works in the world. English | Español

In Thanksgiving for Blessings Unknown (2014)

A prayer of thanks for all our blessings, even the ones we overlook. English | Español

This Is Why (2013)

A prayer of gratitude, even in times of suffering. English


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Catholic Relief Services is the official international humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States. We are the official overseas relief and development agency of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops and a member of Caritas International and the National Catholic Development Conference. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google Plus and Pinterest.

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