Liturgy On The Occasion Of A House Blessing

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

The following liturgy may be used in small or large family celebrations or in gatherings of the larger worshiping community. Adapt to local needs and customs.


Leader:Dear friends, we gather in his name to give thanks for this house, to dedicate it and the people who live here to the service of Almighty God.

Hear the word of the Lord from the Gospel of Matthew:

"And when you go into a household, greet it. If the household is worthy, let your peace come upon it. But if it is not...


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