Archive for 'Prayer'

On the Eve of Advent

Luke 21: 34-36 Rv 22: 1-7/ Ps 95: 1-7 Be vigilant at all times and pray that you have the strength to escape the tribulations that are imminent and to stand before the Son of Man. (Luke 21:36) Come let us sing in jubilation To the Rock of our salvation; But for Him let us […]

Persistent Prayers

Luke 18: 1-8 3 Jn. 5-8 / Ps 112:1-6 I tell you, God will see that they get justice, and quickly. However, when the Son of Man comes, will He find faith on the earth? (Luke 18: 8) A prayerful heart is tranquil, Confident that God hears his plea; All our requests God will fulfill […]

Pray With Perseverance

Luke 11: 5-13 Gal 3:1-5/ Lk 1:69-75 . . . he will give him whatever he needs because of his persistence. (Luke 11:8) We may not receive in prayer When we ask for some material need, But God will give His Spirit’s power If it’s for others we intercede. Then Jesus said to them, “Suppose […]

The Lord’s Prayer

Luke 11: 1-4 Gal 2:1-2,7-14 / Ps 117 Let our prayers be for others, Not for our own whims or desires; Trust all our needs to our Father Who always listens, never tires. Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when He had finished, one of His disciples said to Him, “Lord, teach us […]

God’s Gift of Prayer

Matthew 6:7-15 Sirach:48:1-14 / Psalm 97:1-7 This is how you are to pray: Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as in heaven. (Matthew 6:14-15) The Lord’s Prayer is in every way The most complete prayer there is. As Jesus taught us how to pray, […]

Lessons in the Perfect Prayer

Matthew 6: 7-15 Is 55:10-11/Ps 34:4-7,16-19 If you do not forgive others, your Father will not forgive you either. (Matthew 6:15) God wants us to pray every day The most complete prayer there is. As Jesus taught us how to pray, Pray it for love, mercy, and peace. Jesus instructed His disciples on praying: “Your […]