Quick Answer: How Do You Respond To A Blessing?

How do you respond when someone says your beautiful?

Spice it up a bit by complimenting the person back.

For instance, if you are told ‘you are beautiful’ respond by saying, “you too, that dress compliments you.”.

What do you reply when someone says praise the Lord?

Senior Member. Tonza is absolutely right that usually, at least in Anglican Church, you would hear “Praise the Lord” and the response, as far as I remember is indeed “May He be praised” or “The Lord be praised” .

How do you humbly accept a compliment?

The rule of thumb when you receive a compliment is to simply and humbly say “Thank you” or “Thank you; I appreciate your kind words.” By accepting the compliment, you show gratitude for the other person’s kind remarks and do not come off as vain, bashful or prideful.

What to say instead of bless you?

2 Answers. The most common alternative response that I’m aware of, especially in American English, is “Gesundheit!”. Gesundheit! is borrowed from German, and literally means “Health!”. Actually “Bless you!” (often uttered as “bleshoo”) can be considered as the secular (or neutral) version of “God bless you!”.

Why do people say bless you after a sneeze?

Why do people say, “God bless you,” after someone sneezes? … One of the symptoms of the plague was coughing and sneezing, and it is believed that Pope Gregory I (Gregory the Great) suggested saying “God bless you” after a person sneezed in hopes that this prayer would protect them from an otherwise certain death.

Do you say thank you after someone says bless you?

Say, “Excuse me” after you finish sneezing. If someone says, “God bless you,” or “Gesundheit,” thank the person.

What to say when someone calls you beautiful?

When someone says you are beautiful, cute or pretty, be gracious, accept and give credit to them. Graciously accepting compliments creates more opportunities to be complimented. If it’s coming from a stranger, you are safer with a simple ‘thank you’.

What do you say when someone calls you pretty?

So say they call you pretty, “you’re also pretty/handsome.” I would reserve this for someone you’re close with….“Thank you,” is the most neutral one, of course.“That’s just appearances,” or “that’s not how I feel,” if I want to be dismissive about it or feel worse than I look,More items…

How do you respond to God is good?

There’s a reason that the traditional response to “God is good!” is “All the time!” We believe that God is good when times are good… and when times are bad. That is the truth which the saying should be used to remind us of. Hey, god is good!

Why do we say praise the Lord?

When we praise the Lord, we are recognising, appreciating and giving awe to His splendour. We often see examples of praise in the book of Psalms (Psalm 8:1) and in hymns (How Great Thou Art) and as such we can praise God individually and corporately in this fashion.

How do you respond to God bless you?

In this case you would reply, “Thank you.” If someone says “God bless you” as a greeting, you can say many things, such as “thank you,” “and you,” or even just smile.

Is God good all the time?

God’s goodness is based on His character. Which means that your career advancement and good health are unrelated to whether or not He is good. He is good and He is good all the time – no matter what our circumstances might be. Job loses his kids, his health, his wealth and friends; His wife says, “Curse God!”

Who said God is good all the time and all the time God is good?

Pastor DavePastor Dave: God is good all the time. And all the time, God is good. Josh Wheaton: Only a real risk can test the reality of belief. Josh Wheaton: How do you hate someone you say doesn’t exist?

How do you bless someone?

100 Little Ways to Bless OthersGo visit them, talk with them, and just listen.Bake them a special treat.Take them grocery shopping.Read to them from the Bible or a favorite book.Sing or play music.Watch their favorite show with them.Ask them about the things they love to talk about.Bring them an animal to pet and cuddle.More items…•