In the Lord’s prayer, we learn from Jesus Himself what we can expect from God if we honor him as Father. Jesus introduced God as a Father of love, compassion, and forgiveness, a Heavenly Father we can approach with our: Fears, Problems, Sins and Struggles, and He will always be there to help us.
The Lord’s Prayer
Matthew 6:9-13 NKJV
In this manner, therefore, pray: Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be Your name. Your kingdom come. Your will be done On earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, As we forgive our debtors. And do not lead us into temptation, But deliver us from the evil one. For Yours is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.
When the Rabies taught in the first century, they generally taught by giving topics of truth. They listed certain topics and then under each topic, the rabbis provided a complete outline. In this model prayer known as “The Lord’s Prayer,” Jesus did the same thing. He gave certain topics and instructed “After this manner therefore pray.” Or “When you pray, say…”