O Lord, Thou didst create the earth for man, and gave him the fruits of the earth and of the flocks and herds for his support, and hast said that our food is to be sanctified by prayer. Sanctify this food to us, and us to Thy service for Jesus’ sake. Amen.
(A William Nyce., and Hubert Bunyea. Grace Before Meals. Philadelphia, PA, 1911)