Teach Us to Pray

Reading Assignment:

Luke 11:1-13

 

Did you understand what you read?

  1. What had Jesus been doing that lead a disciple to ask him to teach the disciples how to pray?
  2. Where else did Jesus give a sample prayer similar to this one? How are the prayers different?
  3. What point about prayer is Jesus making in the story about the friend coming at midnight?
  4. What points are being made when we are told to ask, seek, and knock?
  5. Does a parent give a child everything he asks for?
  6. Does a parent give a child something worse than he asks for?