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The Jesus Prayer

Free Read The Jesus Prayer - by Kallistos Ware Free Read The Jesus Prayer - by Kallistos Ware - The Jesus Prayer, The Jesus Prayer The Jesus Prayer is the most popular devotional prayer in the Orthodox Church and increasingly popular in the West A simple and direct method of invoking the mercy of Jesus Christ by repeating his Hol

  • Publisher‏:‎ Catholic Truth Society (May 8, 2017)
  • Publication date‏:‎ May 8, 2017
  • Language‏:‎ English
  • File size‏:‎ 2249 KB
  • Text-to-Speech‏:‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader‏:‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting‏:‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray‏:‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise‏:‎ Enabled
  • Print length‏:‎ 56 pages
  • Lending‏:‎ Not Enabled

Free Read The Jesus Prayer - by Kallistos Ware, The Jesus Prayer, Kallistos Ware, The Jesus Prayer The Jesus Prayer is the most popular devotional prayer in the Orthodox Church and increasingly popular in the West A simple and direct method of invoking the mercy of Jesus Christ by repeating his Holy Name it is a way of obeying St Pauls instruction to pray always In an increasingly noisy and frenetic world the Jesus Prayer offers us an oasis of inner peace and a lifeline back

The Jesus Prayer

Free Read The Jesus Prayer - by Kallistos Ware Free Read The Jesus Prayer - by Kallistos Ware - The Jesus Prayer, The Jesus Prayer The Jesus Prayer is the most popular devotional prayer in the Orthodox Church and increasingly popular in the West A simple and direct method of invoking the mercy of Jesus Christ by repeating his Hol The Jesus Prayer Jesus Prayer The Jesus Prayer, also known as The Prayer, is a short formulaic prayer esteemed and advocated especially within the Eastern churches Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner The prayer has been widely taught and discussed throughout the history of the Orthodox Church.The ancient and original form did not include the words a sinner, which Saying the Jesus Prayer St Vladimir s Orthodox Mar , The Jesus Prayer is recommended in the morning, following our prayer rule, for some period of time, perhaps or minutes If that is impossible, then sometime before noon, or in the evening This might be called formal use of the prayer The second form of the Jesus Prayer is the free use of the prayer. JESUS PRAYER Prayer of the Heart Orthodox Prayer Jesus Prayer in Practice In praying the Jesus Prayer, our holy Fathers tell us, we say it over and over hundreds of times as part of our daily prayer rule It is best to add the Jesus Prayer to your morning prayers as this is when the mind is the quietest Begin by saying the Jesus Prayer verbally focusing on each word. Catholic First The O My Jesus Prayer O My Jesus O my Jesus, forgive us our sins, save us from the fire of hell, lead all souls to heaven, especially those who are in most need of Thy mercy. Jesus on Prayer Matthew Bible This ends Jesus prayer model according to the most reliable manuscripts Some manuscripts tack on something like, For yours is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory I have chosen to go with the attested reading In the first place, we can give honor to the Father at the beginning of the prayer. Prayer to the Sacred Heart of Jesus Prayers Catholic A Petition Prayer to the Sacred Heart of Jesus O Sacred Heart of Jesus, I fly, I come to Thee, A Prayer in Honour of the Five Wounds of Our Lord Jesus Christ O God, Come unto my assistance.R O Lord, make A Prayer in Memory of the Five Wounds of Our Lord Jesus Holy Mother, pierce me through In my heart each A Prayer in Veneration of the Sacred Jesus Calls International Prayer Request The Jesus Calls telephone prayer line is open Here, trained and anointed prayer intercessors are ready to receive your call and pray the prayer of faith Whenever and wherever you need prayer, just dial the number of the Jesus A Prayer in Honour of the Five Wounds of Our Lord Jesus Jesus Prayer Jesus, our Lord and Brother, Save us in Your Litany to the Sacred Head of Jesus Lord, Have Mercy on Us Christ, Have Mercy on Us O Precious Blood of Jesus O Precious Blood of Jesus, infinite price of Offering in Reparation to the Most Precious Blood of Jesus This prayer was approved by Pope Pius VII on Jesus Prayer for His Disciples John John s Ever since the fifth century, Jesus prayer in chapter has been referred to as Jesus High Priestly Prayer, praying for others as a mediator, in a priestly way Hebrews Hebrews John Carson notes that prayers of one sort or another were frequently associated with farewell discourses in the ancient world, both in Jewish and Hellenistic Jesus Prayer Salvation Inspiration Ministries Pray this prayer to invite Jesus into your life Dear Jesus, I know I am a sinner I thank you for dying on the cross for me I confess with my mouth I believe in my heart that you are the Son of God I believe you are the Lord and that God raised you from the dead Please, forgive me of

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The Jesus Prayer

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  1. This is the only book I ve read about the Jesus Prayer, and after reading it 4 times I feel it is the only book I need to read on the subject It is a small treatise only 50 pages but it contains all the essentials why, how, and when to pray the Jesus Prayer as well as the benefits of the prayer Additionally, Ware includes practical tips and the history of the prayer He also proves that this ancient prayer is based on scripture I thoroughly enjoyed reading it and no doubt will refer to it often I [...]


  2. This a brief primer on the use of the Jesus Prayer a simple prayer widely used in Eastern Orthodoxy The author discusses the history and use of the prayer in a way that is very simple and helpful He writes The purpose of the Jesus Prayer, then, is to help us to discover directly and vividly how, by virtue of Baptism, we are Christ bearers, sharing in his death and resurrection, and at the same time Spirit bearers, aflame with the fire of Pentecost.


  3. This brief introduction to the Jesus Prayer helpfully outlines its rationale, methods of practice, and what to expect when it is practiced It contains helpful quotes from Christians in the east and helpfully explains the how one experiences the Trinity in prayer The idea of short breath prayers is common in all strands of Christianity Brother Lawrence, Frank Laubach, and Jonathan Edwards all used practices of that sort This book outlines a version wherein we pray, Lord Jesus Christ, son of God, [...]


  4. Very helpful and useful and understandable for those new to the Jesus Prayer or those who have been taught it through Eastern Orthodoxy Very good history of the Prayer along with uses in modern life When I was done, I was surprised that the book came to an end The author refers to 4 strands to the Prayer that combine to make the Prayer complete, and I expected development of those ideas.


  5. Bishop Kallistos gives a very good explanation of the Jesus Prayer and how to use it It is a simple but powerful practice, available to anyone I would recommend this book to anyone who wants to deepen their prayer life.


  6. A good discussion about the Jesus Prayer, how it links the Eucharist and holy spirit Read it than once to glean the most benefit Certainly not an old exhaustive discussion but a good introduction.


  7. This book is an excellent introduction to the Jesus prayer and provides reasons, various methods, and benefits of praying the prayer I highly recommend this book for anyone who wishes to overcome distractions when praying and who longs to learn how to pray without ceasing It is a quick read that you will enjoy and can t put down until you reach the end, and it leaves you with the desire to go deeper in your prayer life.


  8. Short read and very encouraging This book provided some good insights into this prayer and the whys behind it and not burdensome Most likely will revisit this often in the future.


  9. I first read this author when I was a schoolboy but I haven t read him again until now Some of the stories I remember but they are no less interesting for that Not surprisigly, the settings were of their time, as was the use of English In my favourite story, the narrator was telling his tale in the smoking room in a gentlemen s club The tale starts off in a public school Latin lesson and a working knowledge of Latin was useful Remembering that the verb memini takes an object in the genitive case [...]


  10. It is tempting to compare this short volume with Bp Ware s other book on the subject The Power of the Name This is an excellent introduction to a real Treasure Orthodoxy has given the whole Church A growing number of others have begun to recognise and value it as part of our devotional life, whether individual or corporate I do like the way he specifically covers its use in free prayer times as well as fixed and planned times of prayer And his outline of how it might have come into usage and the [...]


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