Shabbat Blessings: HaMotzi - Blessing Over Bread Before a Meal

Say this blessing before eating bread (challah) at the beginning of a meal on Shabbat:


Baruch Atah Adonai, Eloheinu Melech haolam,
Hamotzi lechem min haaretz.

Our praise to You, Eternal our God, Sovereign of the universe,
Who brings forth bread from the earth