A prayer of petition is a prayer that includes personal needs and the needs of others. Prayers are a form of communication with God. Prayers of petition are also known as prayers of supplication. Prayers of petition inte... More »

There are many types of family prayers. Families often pray together at the dinner table. Some recite a memorized prayer together as a family before dinner. More »

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The prayer of Jabez was first recorded by the writer of 1 Chronicles in the Old Testament. Christians have expressed several points of view concerning the prayer's meaning; most notably, author Bruce Wilkinson published ... More »

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Christians use prayer to praise God, to bless and adore him, to thank him for his gifts, to petition him for both bodily and spiritual needs, and to intercede for others. Roman Catholic and Orthodox Christians use prayer... More »

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The Wijngaards Institute for Catholic Research claims to have the original prayer used by the Apostles and their successors for deacon ordination, which begins, "Hear, o Lord, our petition and send down on this your maid... More »

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While there is no best prayer, some Christian prayers have gained far more popularity than others. Many of the most widely used Christian prayers come from Bible passages, such as the popular Lord's Prayer, which comes f... More »

A prayer warrior is a Christian, usually of an evangelical denomination, who dedicates himself to praying for others. The term comes from the idea of spiritual warfare and prayer as a figurative weapon against Satanic fo... More »