a devout petition to God or an object of worship.
a spiritual communion with God or an object of worship, as in supplication, thanksgiving, adoration, or confession.
the act or practice of praying
to God or an object of worship.
a formula or sequence of words used in or appointed for praying
: the Lord's Prayer.
a religious observance, either public or private, consisting wholly or mainly of prayer.
For example, Christopher Hitchens interprets Ambrose Bierce's definition of
prayer by stating that "the man who prays is the one who thinks that god has ...
Psalms 69:14. The Hebrew word Tefilah (תפילה) is generally translated into
English as the word "prayer." But this is not an accurate translation, for to pray
Prayer Definition and meaning from Bible Dictionary. PRAYER prar (deesis,
proseuche, (enteuxis; for an excellent discussion of the meaning of these see ...
a. A reverent petition made to God, a god, or another object of worship. b. The act
of making a reverent petition to God, a god, or another object of worship: belief ...
The importance of prayer in the life of a Christian in getting to know God. Be still
and know I am God is the basis for all prayer..
description and definition. ... Prayer is conversation with God; the intercourse of
the soul with God, not in contemplation or meditation, but in direct address to him
Oct 21, 2013 ... More traditionally I have heard prayer defined as “conversation with God.” True
enough, and well attested. But the definition sheds less light ...
1 a (1) : an address (as a petition) to God or a god in word or thought <said a
prayer for the success of the voyage> (2) : a set order of words used in praying b
Prayer is not a normal part of the life of the natural man. We hear it said that a
person's life will suffer if he doesn't pray, but I question that. What will suffer is the