The true spirit of Thanksgiving offers us an opportunity to ritualize and reflect on what it means to live gratefully, every day. This collection of Thanksgiving blessings, practices, and reflections has been handpicked by the Grateful Living team to inspire your holiday gatherings.

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Gratefully Navigating the Holidays

by Joe Primo, Grateful Living
Holidays can elicit awe, joy, connection, hope, and memories. However, their nourishment can also be…

Grateful Living Conversation Starters

by The Grateful Living Team
Questions to spark meaningful conversations at holiday gatherings and other occasions throughout the year.

Thanksgiving Blessings

by The Grateful Living Team
A collection of blessings, prayers, and invocations from diverse traditions.

Thanksgiving Address – Skä•noñh

by Great Law of Peace Center
A beautiful video exploring aspects of the Thanksgiving Address and the ways that the Haudenosaunee…
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Audio Clips

Giver of All Good Gifts (audio)

by Br. David Steindl-Rast, OSB
A Thanksgiving prayer offered by Br. David and accompanied by Gary Malkin’s inspired music.

More Ways to Share Gratefulness this Thanksgiving

  • Brighten someone’s day with a message of gratitude, care or celebration from our collection of Thanksgiving eCards
  • Offer a blessing, prayer, or apprecation with our virtual Light a Candle feature
  • Visit our Practice Space and respond to our Daily Question
  • Watch A Grateful Day and share it with friends and family

Photo by Anastase Maragos