Yes we can pray to Jesus! Prayer is simply talking to Jesus
“Our Lord, come” (Maranatha, I Corinthians 16:22) is probably the oldest surviving fragment of an early Christian liturgical prayer. The Aramaic title Mar or Lord was a term or title regularly used in religious worship.
Although Lord could refer to the Father, we notice that God is the normal term to refer to Christ. JW’s have never read Jn 20:28 and obey whatever the apostate Watchtower says.
How are we to worship Jesus when we are forbidden from ever addressing him in any way? The Lord’s supper is a memorial to Jesus’ death, but we are not permitted to express our gratitude directly through prayer? The Bible’s last verse ends with a prayer to Jesus: Rev 22:20 “Even so, come Lord Jesus.”
Where in the Bible does it say to pray to Jesus?
The teaching of Jesus on prayer ( Matthew 6:5-8 )
What does the Bible say about using Jesus name?
u201cTherefore, to the glory of God the Father, God has exalted Him and freely bestowed on Him the name that is above every name, that at the mention of Jesus’ name, every knee shall bow, of those in heaven, on earth, and under the earth, and every tongue shall confess that Jesus Christ is Lord.u201d
Should I pray to the Father or Jesus?
Praying directly to God the Father We cannot go wrong when we pray directly to God the Father, who is our Creator and whom we should worship. We have direct access to God through Jesus, who is not limited to priests and prophets, but is available to all of us.
Why does God want us to pray?
God’s desire, according to the book of Ephesians, is for us to pray “on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests” (Ephesians 6:18). We turn to prayer because it is the most personal way to experience God, encounter Him, and grow in knowledge of Him.
How do you end a prayer in Jesus name?
You’ll probably hear an amen at the end of a Christian prayer; some Christians end their prayers by saying, “All God’s people said” or “In Jesus’ name.”
What is Jesus real name?
In Hebrew, Jesus’ name was ” Yeshua,” which means “Joshua” in English.
What is the correct way to pray?
But knowing how to pray can be difficult, as Jesus’ disciples discovered, and I hope they will inspire you to make 2021 a year of prayer.
- Thank him.
- Ask for God’s will.
- Say what you need.
- Ask for forgiveness.
- Pray with a friend.
- Pray the Word.
- Memorize Scripture.
What happens when you call the name of Jesus?
Heaven responds when we pray or call on the name of Jesus. Calling on the name of Jesus is the key that unlocks any door. It may sound unbelievable because it is such a simple phrase with only two syllables.
Who Jesus Is Bible verses?
The Bible’s 39 Most Powerful Verses About Jesus Christ the Savior
- 1 John 4:15 KJV.
- Mark 9:35 KJV.
- John 3:16 KJV.
- Romans 8:38 KJV.
- 1 John 4:9 KJV.
- 2 Corinthians 1:3-4 KJV.
- Acts 4:10-12 KJV.
What does it mean to pray in the name of Jesus?
To gather in the name of Jesus, to pray in the name of Jesus, is to remember Jesus’ entire life; to pray in the name of Jesus, then, is to bring all of the truth of Jesus’ life and ministry to bear on the issue you’re bringing to God in prayer.
Can you pray to Mary?
Some see Mary devotion as a harmless Catholic quirk, while others see it as proof that Catholics worship multiple gods, citing Mary statues in Catholic churches and Catholics praying the Hail Mary as irrefutable proof of idolatry, blasphemy, and other heresies.