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Hannah was praying silently; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard; therefore Eli thought she was drunk.
When you are praying, do not heap up empty phrases as the Gentiles do; for they think that they will be heard because of their man ...
The mantis stalks the cicada, unaware of the oriole lurking behind it.
Twenty years a child; twenty years running wild; twenty years a mature man--and after that, praying.
For twelve successive Congresses we have appeared before committees of the two Houses making this plea, that the underlying princi ...
To pray is to pay attention to something or someone other than oneself. Whenever a man so concentrates his attention--on a landsca ...
Faith moves mountains, but you have to keep pushing while you're praying.
Prior to the meeting, there was a prayer. In general, in the United States there was always praying.
And prayer is more
Than an order of words, the conscious occupation
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For them it's out-of-date and outmoded to perform miracles; teaching the people is too like hard work, interpreting the holy scrip ...
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