Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Your Questions Please - Part Three!

Why don't Roman Catholics say the entire Lord's Prayer?

Before I get to the specific question, let me say more about the Lord’s Prayer in general.

The Lord’s Prayer (the ‘Our Father,’ the ‘Prayer of Jesus,’ etc.) is found in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke. In Matthew 6, it forms part of the Sermon on the Mount. In Luke 11, the disciples ask him to teach them to pray as he prays. The wording is slightly different between Matthew and Luke...