Of every morsel of bread…

We should say of every morsel of bread, This is God’s gift to me; of every night’s sleep, This is the Lord’s goodness. When God is acknowledged in these outward things, he takes it the more kindly, and we are the better for it; the mercy is the sweeter and the more sanctified.

Thomas Manton – “The Lord’s Prayer”


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One Response to Of every morsel of bread…

  1. Tom Brainerd says:

    Reblogged this on Livin' in the foothills and commented:

    One soul pulled this out of the Archive tonight.

    I love Manton.

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