Category Archives: Prayer

Prayer is purposeful reaching to another person.

Quick Guide to Christian Depth: Killing Superficial Christianity

 Following Christ and being ignorant about life, philosophy, and articles of faith is completely incompatible for modern man. In this age of information, ignorance is unacceptable, and superficiality about life and God, insufferable. Do something about this now…  Here is … Continue reading

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Faith and Reason Quotes

Here are some great quotes on faith and reason: Faith and reason are like two wings on which the human spirit rises to the contemplation of truth; and God has placed in the human heart a desire to know the … Continue reading

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The Apostles Creed [Hodge’s Outlines in Theology]

What were the Creeds of the ancient Church which remain the common inheritance of all branches of the modern Church? I. THE APOSTLE’S CREED, so called. This Creed gradually grew out of the comparison and assimilation of the Baptismal Creeds of the … Continue reading

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The Hail Mary Prayer: Ancient and Controversial?

Mary was undoubtedly given a special role in human history, to be the mother of God incarnate. But in modern conversations about the importance of Mary, Mariolatry, which is the idolatry of Mary, is often raised.  Originally posted 2011-11-18 12:21:03. Republished … Continue reading

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Guide To A Better Prayer Life

Prayer takes time, and as with every good habit, prayer requires consistence and persistence. Here are 9 points that may improve your understanding of prayer. Originally posted 2011-10-16 10:28:37. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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Prayers: According to Voltaire

We do not know any religion without prayers, even the Jews had some, although there was not among them any public form, until the time when they sang canticles in their synagogues, which happened very late. All men, in their … Continue reading

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The Advantages of having One Leg by G. K. Chesterton

A friend of mine who was visiting a poor woman in bereavement and casting about for some phrase of consolation that should not be either insolent or weak, said at last, “I think one can live through these great sorrows … Continue reading

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What is Prayer?

What is prayer? Prayer is the purposeful reaching towards another person. This reaching may be intelligible and verbally articulated words, or may be less than verbal. You cannot pray to an impersonal object, but only to a person. Why is prayer … Continue reading

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