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comment Water Baptism - Is it still necessary?
Hello @McGafter. From your profile, it looks like you're new to Christianity.SE. While we all have our own beliefs about who gets the Bible right, and who gets it wrong, you might find the meta post "Brothers, we are not Christians!" to be informative re what C.SE is about. Take care.
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comment Why did Protestants abandon Liturgy of the Hours?
@Narnian: What do you think?
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comment Why did Protestants abandon Liturgy of the Hours?
[…]offering a prayer that was previously composed by someone with a great gift for prayer would be displeasing to God. I find that idea troubling, as I've encountered people who are new to the faith and to prayer, and who have been very discouraged when they've heard that their efforts to communicate with God and their use of others' words to learn how to pray (see, for example, Luther’s Prayers, Ed. Herbert Brokering… or Mt 6:9-13, for that matter) could be rejected by the same God whom they’re trying to please, and the Bible instead teaches that Christians should encourage faith in others.
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comment Why did Protestants abandon Liturgy of the Hours?
Hi Narnian. Do you happen to have any references for that application of Mt 6:7? I've checked several commentaries and looked at the Greek (esp. G945 "βαττολογέω"), and found that 1) many commentators seem to be in basic agreement re Mt 6:7; & 2) of the ones that I was able to check, none exegeted the verse to refer to the offering of prayers written by others. While it may or may not be too much of a stretch to apply the verse to monastic chanting, this post seems -- at least to me -- to further suggest that […]
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