Birkat HaGomeil

Birkat HaGomeil is a prayer of gratitude recited after overcoming a life-threatening illness or other dangerous event. It is frequently recited during the Torah service.

Individual says:

Hebrew text of the Gomeil blessing

Baruch atah Adonai Eloheinu melech haolam, sheg'malanu kol tov.

Blessed are You, Adonai our God, Sovereign of the universe, who has bestowed every goodness upon us.

The congregation responds:

Amen. Mi sheg'malchem kol tov, hu yigmolchem kol tov selah.

Amen. May the One who has bestowed goodness upon us continue to bestow every goodness upon us forever.