The Lord's Prayer

The Lord's Prayer

by Romano Guardini

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The Lord's Prayer by Romano Guardini

You may have read the Catechism of the Catholic Church and you may have studied The Baltimore Catechism, too, but if you don�t know the Catechism that Jesus gave us, you don�t know your Faith.



Christ taught us the Lord�s Prayer as the first and most important of all our catechisms. If you haven�t considered it carefully, now�s the time to begin � and here�s the book to help you uncover the riches Christ placed in these familiar words.



Unlock the secrets of the Lord's Prayer



Msgr. Romano Guardini, acclaimed author of The Rosary of Our Lady and The Art of Praying, here reveals the holy wisdom of these 55 words from Jesus. With Msgr. Guardini's gentle help, you'll:



  • Develop a greater love for the Lord's Prayer

  • Come to understand God's tender care for you

  • Discover His holy will for you

  • Learn how to live always in His love

  • Develop the strength to live in conformity with His holy will




  • In a word, The Lord's Prayer will help you to pray better . . . and to live better.



    Special Features



  • Phrase-by-phrase, word-by-word explanations

  • Frequent references to holy Scripture

  • Written for persons of all faiths, and non-believers too!




  • You'll learn:



  • Why you must say "Our Father," not "My Father"

  • How the Lord's Prayer shows that our God differs from pagan gods

  • "Our daily bread": it doesn't mean what most people think it means

  • "Thy will be done": how this petition is the heart of the Our Father

  • How the Lord's Prayer calls you to sustain the Kingdom of God

  • Why God does not "deliver us from evil," but permits sin, even when the innocent suffer from it

  • And much more!
  • Product Details

    BN ID: 2940150328433
    Publisher: Sophia Institute Press
    Publication date: 11/06/2014
    Sold by: Barnes & Noble
    Format: NOOK Book
    Pages: 128
    Sales rank: 940,209
    File size: 301 KB

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    Guest More than 1 year ago
    I was stunned, and again stunned by the succinct yet powerful writing of this book. The writer has made the words of Jesus come across so strong that it draws you closer and closer to the Lord's prayer... and you so much want to relish each chapter that you don't want to rush. You want to take as much time as possible and the desire to reread the lines just comes to you naturally.