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Prayers from the ancient world

Prayers from the ancient world

Greco-Roman, Jewish and Christian prayers

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Published by University of Notre Dame Press, Eurospan in Notre Dame, Ind, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prayers, Early Christian.,
  • Judaism -- Prayers and devotions,
  • Greece -- Religion.,
  • Rome -- Religion.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Gregory E. Sterling, Pieter W. van der Horst.
    GenrePrayers and devotions
    SeriesChristianity and Judaism in antiquity
    ContributionsSterling, Gregory E., Horst, P. W. van der.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22556447M
    ISBN 100268038538

      Turkey held the first organized Muslim prayers Friday in the famed Hagia Sophia after the grand ancient building was converted from a museum into a mosque. The Book of the Ancient World, 2nd Edition Text Sample Dorothy Mills wrote some wonderful history books in the s for use by middle school students, and Memoria Press is proud to bring these books back into publication—with added illustrations! Mills' books include quotes from great classical historians such as Herodotus and Cicero, making them a great preparation for reading these. Together with its Yom Kippur companion, the Machzor presents a lucid translation of the prayers and hymns, alongside instructions to assist in fulfilling the laws and customs of the prayers and of the holiday. Having been reprinted numerous times since its first printing in .


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Great purchase!/5(33). Edited by Archimandrite Vassilios Papavassiliou, the Ancient Faith Prayer Book brings together the most ancient and popular prayers of Orthodox Christians with some additions that address issues of contemporary life, all rendered in elegant contemporary English and presented in a compact format (/2 X 7 inches) for ease of use.5/5.

This prayer book designed for teens draws from the Book of Common Prayer, relevant prayers written by well known Episcopalians, and ancient prayers rooted in the Bible.

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(Source unknown - early Scottish) O good shepherd, seek me out, and bring me home to thy fold again. Saint Augustine lived between and AD, and taught extensively on the subject of prayer, urging Christians to back up their prayers with actions that express their faith.

He wrote the following prayer, which speaks of God's love and perfect goodness: Look upon us, O Lord, and let all the darkness of our souls. Many of the world’s cultures express worship to the Goddess in chant and prayer.

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Download books for free. Find books. translated and edited by John McGuckin Recently re-released in a paperback edition. Designed for any 21st-century Christian, this prayer book gathers prayers and rituals from the ancient Church (especially early Greek Christianity), representing them for the use of Christians at home, in small prayer groups, and house churches.

This Book of Prayers, published by Saints Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Church, Terryville, Connecticut, is produced and distributed in loving memory of two brothers, Protodeacon Simeon “Sam” Kopcha and Louis “Lou” Kopcha, who are tremendously influential in the history of the parish.

Both of these good men were persons of great personal piety—men who prayed regularly, even constantly. The Catholic prayer, "An Ancient Prayer to Saint Joseph, is considered a powerful novena (recited for nine straight days) to Saint Joseph, the foster father of Christ.

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In Prayer, Magic, and the Stars in the Ancient and Late Antique World, a distinguished array of scholars explores the many ways in which people in the ancient world sought to gain access to--or, in some cases, to bind or escape from--the divine powers of heaven and earth/5.

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