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Can, or do Christians pray to the Holy Spirit?
Those prayers are aided and made effectual by the Holy Spirit. Christian prayer, therefore, is to a triune God. The way we pray is molded by the triune nature of God. We pray to the Father, through the Son, by the power of the Holy Spirit. We can pray to the Holy Spirit directly and there may be times that are appropriate, but if we follow the New Testament teaching and model it will not be the predominant way we pray.
What should Christians pray about?
Christians are—as your question points out—instructed to pray for their enemies. Jesus taught that Christians are to love their enemies and pray for those who persecute them, thus proving to be children of their heavenly father. Such instruction is significant in light of John 8:44. Everyone has a spiritual father.
What do most Christians pray about?
One reason that Christians pray is because they believe it can change things. They believe that, just as in the Bible, miracles happen when a person prays. But what happens when a prayer seems to go unanswered and instead of getting better the person actually […]
Why should a Christian pray?
Prayer is fundamental to Christianity. Christians use prayer to feel God’s presence. When you pray, you may feel a sense of humility and hope. For Christians worldwide, prayer is a necessary practice. Prayer may also give believers a feeling of hope and faith.