PRAYER


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Related to PRAYER: The Lord's Prayer
AcronymDefinition
PRAYERPositive Reassuring Action Yielding Eternal Results
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The prayers of all good people are good,' he said quietly.
But observe his prayer, and so many white bolts, upon his prison.
If the Eternal Ear could ever tire it would have ceased long ere this to listen to Deacon Milliken, who had wafted to the throne of grace the same prayer, with very slight variations, for forty years.
Men who their hands, with prayer and blessing, lay On Israel's ark of light.
The prayer over, we took leave of him: he was to go at a very early hour in the morning.
This will cause her to weep still more, and she will hold out the glass crying, "Adorable husband, never shall I cease my prayers till you have done me the favour to drink.
Well then," returned the bachelor, "don't be uneasy, but go home in peace; get me ready something hot for breakfast, and while you are on the way say the prayer of Santa Apollonia, that is if you know it; for I will come presently and you will see miracles.
It includes, for instance,-- what is a command, a prayer, a statement, a threat, a question, an answer, and so forth.
Then she heard the muttered words of prayer, in the midst of which she started, and would have arisen.
He took this Indian into his family, and by constant intercourse with him soon become sufficiently conversant with the vocabulary and construction of the language to translate the ten commandments, the Lord's prayer, and several passages of Scripture, besides composing exhortations and prayers.
A part of it is passed in prayer and religious ceremonies.
If I have ever decked your temple with garlands, or burned your thigh-bones in fat of bulls or goats, grant my prayer, and let your arrows avenge these my tears upon the Danaans.