Quiet Talks On Prayer / Edition 1

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You see sin is slapping God in the face. It may be polished, cultured sin. Sin seems capable of taking quite a high polish. Or it may be the common gutter stuff. A man is not concerned about the grain of a club that strikes him a blow. How can He and I talk together if I have done that, and stick to it-not even apologized.
-from "Why the Results Fail"

What is prayer? Can humans influence God's will? Why does it seem that many prayers go unanswered?

The mysteries of the communication between God and his faithful are explored in this 1904 guide to the power and puzzle of prayer: how God heeds our entreaties, the ideal spirit with which to pray, and even what prayer means in the grand scheme of The Universe.

Those who pray will find this a source of comfort and enlightenment even today, a century after it was first published.

American lay-preacher SAMUEL DICKEY GORDON (1859-1936) was a devotional speaker in high demand throughout the early 1900s, as well as a prolific author of inspirational works. His "Quiet Talks" series includes Quiet Talks on Power and Quiet Talks About Jesus.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781596057449
  • Publisher: Cosimo
  • Publication date: 12/1/2005
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 236
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.54 (d)

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    Posted December 28, 2010

    Impossible to increase the font large enough to actually read!

    Even on the "extra large" font setting on nook, the screen font is microscopic. Also, downloaded version is not what is shown. The text is a different book- no mention is made of the "five outlets of power" as listed on the cover. A friend has an original of this book, the downloaded version is completely different.

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