Gratitude, thankfulness, gratefulness, or appreciation is a feeling, emotion or attitude in acknowledgment of a benefit that one has received or will receive. Gratitude is not the same as indebtedness.

Gratitude has been linked to increased levels of happiness and life satisfaction.

Spiritual Practices: Gratitude

Spiritual Practices: Gratitude Gratitude, thankfulness, or gratefulness, from the Latin word gratus ‘pleasing, thankful’, is a feeling of appreciation felt by and/or similar positive response shown by the recipient of kindness, gifts, help, favors, or other types of generosity, towards the giver of such gifts. The experience of gratitude has historically been a...

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Thankfulness

Thankfulness More than 19 centuries ago, God inspired the apostle Paul to predict today’s global attitudes and write them down to warn us: “But know this, that in the last days perilous times will come: For men will be lovers of themselves . . . unthankful, unholy” (II Timothy 3:1-2)....

Shukr (Thankfulness)

Shukr (Thankfulness) Literally meaning gladness felt about and gratitude shown for the good done to one, Sufis use shukr to mean using one’s body, abilities, feelings, and thoughts bestowed upon one to fulfill the purpose of his or her creation: being thankful to the Creator for what He has bestowed....

Gratitude To God In The Old Testament

Gratitude To God In The Old Testament Moreover, when God gives any man wealth and possessions, and enables him to enjoy them, to accept his lot and be happy in his work—this is a gift of God. (Ecclesiastes, 5:19) Sing to the Lord, you saints of His; praise His holy...

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Thanksgiving In The Bible

Thanksgiving In The Bible “O Come, let us sing for joy to the Lord; Let us shout joyfully to the rock of our salvation. Let us come into his presence with thanksgiving; let us make a joyful noise to him with songs of praise! For the Lord is a great...

The Duty of Thanksgiving

The Duty of Thanksgiving What is the Duty of Thanksgiving and how can it be carried out? In the Name of God, the Merciful, the Compassionate There is nothing that does not glorify Him with praise. The Qur’an of Miraculous Expression urges in reiterated phrases like, Will they not be...

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What Is Importance Of Thanksgiving?

  What Is Importance Of Thanksgiving? Through repeating verses like, “Will they not then give thanks? (36:35)”, “Will they not then give thanks? ( 36:73)”, “And we shall surely reward those who give thanks. ( 3:145)”, “If you give thanks, I shall increase [my favors] to you. ( 14:7)”, and...

Gratitude Quotes 

Gratitude Quotes Gratitude is a powerful expression of love and it can perform miracles in your life. There are countless benefits associated with being grateful. Among these, gratitude has been linked to increased levels of happiness and life satisfaction. Giving thanks is one of the most powerful ways there is to increase...

Thankfulness Quotes

Thankfulness Quotes Everyone should be more thankful for what they have. Too often people tend to focus on what others have that they don’t. So be appreciative of your old car and don’t spend too much time wishing for that new model your neighbor just bought. Taking pride in what...

Gratitude

What Is Gratitude? Gratitude, thankfulness, or gratefulness, from the Latin word gratus ‘pleasing, thankful’,[1] is a feeling of appreciation felt by and/or similar positive response shown by the recipient of kindness, gifts, help, favors, or other types of generosity, towards the giver of such gifts.[2] The experience of gratitude has historically been a focus of...

What Does God Want From Us For Foods?

What Does God Want From Us For Foods? The Value Of God’s Bounties Question: We give a price to people, who are like tray-bearers. So what price does God want, Who is the true owner? The Answer: The price the True Bestower of Bounties wants in return for those valuable...

Is It Possible For Us To Give Enough Thanks To God?

Is It Possible For Us To Give Enough Thanks To God? If only the picture of a bunch of grapes had been shown to us, could the whole of mankind produce it, even if they worked in close cooperation? Whereas God nourishes us with all those bounties of His for...

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