The Plain Man Looks at the Lord's prayer Author:William Barclay Copyright 1964, pub. 1974. "Just because of the frequency with which it is used, the Lord's Prayer is always in danger of becoming a vain repetition." Prof. Barclay shows how this prayer that Jesus gave to his disciples is at once a summary of Christian teaching and a pattern for all our prayers. He describes the Jewish world from which it em... more »erged, with its emphasis on the importance of prayers and its awareness of the danger of 'vain repetition'. He then discusses eache clasue in detail.« less
Noted and beloved Christian Professor and Apologist William Barclay has a wonderful way of making deep things of the Lord very understandable. In this book he delves into the Lord's Prayer and the reader enjoys learning as well as growing in the Lord. The cover shows an adult and a child studying together and, indeed, this study will be undestandable to any age Christian.