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
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..
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 ...
Prayer Definition and meaning from Bible Dictionary. PRAYER prar (deesis,
proseuche, (enteuxis; for an excellent discussion of the meaning of these see ...
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 ...
Prayer is conversation with God; the intercourse of the soul with God, not in
contemplation or meditation, but in direct address to him. Prayer may be oral or
to speak to God especially in order to give thanks or to ask for something. : to
hope or wish very much for something to happen. : to seriously ask (someone) to
Aug 28, 2015 ... 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.