SAN ANTONIO -

A San Antonio teen missing since Dec. 26 has returned home safely, San Antonio police confirmed.

The parents of Moriah Ann Miracle, 17, said she is safe with them.

"Moriah was found last night," David Miracle posted on Facebook on Thursday morning. "Praise God! Thanks for all you have done. She is safe with her parents. Please respect our privacy and tremendous need for sleep. We will post again by 3pm. We actually need your prayers now more than ever."

San Antonio police Officer Roger Zuniga confirmed that the teen "returned home safely on her own."