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A godly and learned treatise of prayer

A godly and learned treatise of prayer

which both conteineth in it the doctrine of prayer, and also sheweth the practice of it in the exposition of the Lords prayer: by that faithfull and painfull servant of God George Downame, Doctr of Divinity, and late L. Bishop of Dery in the realm of Ireland.

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Published by By Roger Daniel for Nicolas Bourn; and are to be sold at his shop at the south-entrance into the Royall Exchange in London in Printed at Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lord"s prayer -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Prayer -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDoctrine of prayer., Godly and fruitfull exposition of the Lords prayer.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1475-1640 -- 1304:17.
    ContributionsDowname, John, d. 1652
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[16], 431, [1] p.
    Number of Pages431
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18780485M

    In prayer, we must be “disposed in mind and heart as befits those who enter conversation with God.” Our prayers should arise from “the bottom of our heart.” Calvin calls for a disciplined mind and heart, asserting that “the only persons who duly and properly gird themselves to pray are those who are so moved by God’s majesty that. Read A Prayer for a Heart after God and learn how to pray in ways that reveal God's power and strength. One of the battlegrounds of this present age is activity. The outward is most immediate for.

    True prayer has to spring from our center, from the heart, advised Jean Pierre de Caussade, S.J., a Jesuit priest who was influenced by the blossoming of mysticism in 17th–century France. His A Treatise on Prayer from the Heart, written circa in a question–and–answer format, outlines a simple and direct path to prayer. A few years later, he published another, titled “For God and Country: One Chaplain’s Perspective of War and the Life Lessons Learned.” (It’s unclear whether the publisher still exists.

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