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God's Prayer Book: The Power and Pleasure of Praying the Psalms By Ben Patterson,

  • Title: God's Prayer Book: The Power and Pleasure of Praying the Psalms
  • Author: Ben Patterson
  • ISBN: 9781414316659
  • Page: 443
  • Format: Paperback
  • There is no better place in all of Scripture than the Psalms to learn to be with God and see with the eyes of faith the face of the One who longs to form us fully in his image The psalms often stretch and perplex as they teach, but they open a divine window on prayer How could it be otherwise The Psalms are God s prayer book, and they teach us to talk to God in his ownThere is no better place in all of Scripture than the Psalms to learn to be with God and see with the eyes of faith the face of the One who longs to form us fully in his image The psalms often stretch and perplex as they teach, but they open a divine window on prayer How could it be otherwise The Psalms are God s prayer book, and they teach us to talk to God in his own language.Features meditations for than 75 psalms, arranged in numerical order, Scripture and topical indexes Each devotional includes the complete text of the Psalm s from the New Living Translation, a devotional window brief meditative thoughts and or background on the Psalm , a prayer route one or key phrases or verses from the Psalm, followed by suggested ways to use the Psalm in prayer.
    God s Prayer Book The Power and Pleasure of Praying the Psalms There is no better place in all of Scripture than the Psalms to learn to be with God and see with the eyes of faith the face of the One who longs to form us fully in his image The psalms often stretch

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    1. Reading a Psalm can be encouraging and helpful to your spirit Praying a Psalm can help even Jesus prayed from the book of Psalms and we should follow His example.There are a total of 62 Psalms expounded on in this book The author writes out the verses of each Psalm for you so you don t need your Bible to study these particular passages Each Psalm is followed by a short devotional These devotions relate to the subjects presented in the verses.After the devotional the author takes a few verses fr [...]

    2. This book will probably occupy a long term spot beside my bed There is an introductory chapter that gives some background about prayer, the Psalms, and Jesus relationship to the Psalms The author quotes a lot of people including St Augustine, St Benedict, Martin Luther, John Calvin, and Peter Kreeft Next, there are sections on each of 65 of the psalms For each psalm, first the psalm itself is printed Following that, one verse is highlighted Next there are about two pages of reflective material, [...]

    3. After spending a year with this book, going through it in a small group setting, I can highly recommend this book.The introduction alone is worth the cost of this book Ben Patterson reminds us that these Psalms are all prayers that at the same time are inspired scripture If we want to learn about prayer, we have a God given list of prayers that He inspired His servants to pray right back to Himself Patterson takes over 60 of the Psalms and writes a devotion that leads the reader through the way [...]

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