Question: Can You Just Say God Bless?

Is it appropriate to say God bless?

There’s no difference, although God Bless is more often used as a farewell greeting, and God bless you is more often used as an interjection, for example as a way of saying Thank you for a favour performed.

In the same way, Bless you.

is used, with exactly the same meaning, to express sympathy when someone sneezes..

What should I reply to God Bless?

your response should be a sincere Thank you! which shows that you are aware of what God bless you means. usually that phrase warrants a Thanks, (with an additional,) I Hope He Does Soon! and then the chat you are having can continue. I usually say something like that upon leaving any interaction with another human.

How do you respond to 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” .

What’s another way to say God bless?

What is another word for god bless?bless someone’s heartbless yougod bless youblessings

Why do people say God bless instead of God bless you?

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. The expression may have also originated from superstition.

Can you say God bless at work?

According to the EEOC Compliance Manual on Religious Discrimination, employers may have to accommodate an employee’s religious beliefs by allowing an employee to say “God Bless You” in the workplace.

What is another way to say bless you?

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. In English-speaking countries, the common verbal response to another person’s sneeze is “bless you”, or, less commonly in the United States and Canada, “Gesundheit”, the German word for health (and the response to sneezing in German-speaking countries).

What does it mean when a guy says God bless you?

said when saying goodbye to someone, to say that you hope good things will happen to them : Good night everyone, and God bless. said when someone sneezes, to say that you hope they have good health: “Achoo!” “God bless you.”

What do you reply to a blessed day?

Answers. If you don’t believe, you won’t have/get a ‘blessed day’ anyway. They are friendly, even wishing you the best (from their point of view), so I would just say thank you, out loud, (for nothing (because it has no meaning to you), silently).