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The Lord's Prayer Revealed

Sometimes when I feel like I can't pray, I lean on The Lord in his example of what prayer should be like and simply say the Lords Prayer. I'm no different than any other average Christian or Catholic; quick to say The Lord's Prayer, without giving any thought to the words that are actually being said. There is a reason why Jesus gave us this prayer as an example of how we should pray, but I also believe that everything in the Bible takes discernment to understand; we need to prayerfully seek wisdom and understanding as to why Jesus told us to pray this specific prayer. Let's look at this deeper.

Matthew 6:9-13

Pray then like this" Our Father, who art in Heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on Earth as it is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us. Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, for Thine is the Kingdom and the power and the glory forev…