The Model Prayer in Matthew 6

Jesus highlights principles in Matthew 6 regarding charitable acts, fasting and, in particular, prayer. If Jesus exhorts his disciples in the Sermon on the Mount to live righteous lives in view of the coming kingdom, how then should his disciples pray? . . . Two...

The Components and Contents of Prayer

We have already discussed three types of prayer, the basic principles of prayer, as well as the subjective and objective conditions of prayer. Today we focus on the content and components of prayer. . . .The Bible is not silent about the components of our prayers and...

The Objective Conditions of Prayer

Following our recent discussion of the subjective conditions of prayer, today we focus on the objective conditions of prayer. We have already discussed the basic principles of prayer and the three types of prayer. . . .If certain subjective conditions of prayer exist...

The Subjective Conditions of Prayer

We have already discussed the basic principles of prayer and the three types of prayer. Today we focus on the subjective conditions of prayer. . . . Biblical prayers are conditional, either explicitly or implicitly. For example, Jesus taught at least three conditions...

Three Types of Prayer

We have already discussed the basic principles of prayer and today we focus on the three types of prayer, namely private prayer, public prayer and eschatological prayers. We also mention the ‘ten most unwanted public prayers’ that should be avoided. . . ....