Your View: Prayer without Jesus' name has no power

Jan 27, 2012 Full story: High Point Enterprise 12

I was saddened by the Supreme Court's ruling on the Forsyth County lawsuit concerning prayer in Jesus' name in the commissioners' meetings.

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not quite here

Fort Worth, TX

#1 Feb 4, 2012
I agree that any prayer without the name of Jesus Christ has no meaning....but I can pray anytime I wish...and I do...any ruling by the Supreme Court .....pro or con...means nothing to me...only Christ ...... Means anything....and my dialogue with Him....is private...

Since: Dec 11

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#2 Feb 7, 2012
All prayer has no power.
not quite here

Dallas, TX

#3 Feb 7, 2012
The_Box wrote:
All prayer has no power.
I'm glad you share your opinion. That's the good thing about your opinion. It's all yours.

Since: Dec 11

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#4 Feb 7, 2012
not quite here wrote:
<quoted text> I'm glad you share your opinion. That's the good thing about your opinion. It's all yours.
This is not merely an opinion. There is no evidence to suggest that prayer has any effect.

Medical studies show that patients who are prayed for fare no better than those who are not prayed for.
not quite here

Dallas, TX

#5 Feb 7, 2012
I'm not Respect71....you go on ahead and believe what you need to believe ......I won't criticize you for it. My own beliefs are for me. I didn't expect to see you in the north Carolina forum. Why?

“Under his spell”

Since: Feb 12

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#6 Mar 19, 2012
But praying starts off saying our father not our

Jesus am i right? well that's how my mom makes me

pray anyway.
ubbadup

Tampa, FL

#7 May 3, 2012
Prayer is a spiritual placebo, a sugar pill for the soul.
waco 1954

United States

#8 May 3, 2012
ubbadup wrote:
Prayer is a spiritual placebo, a sugar pill for the soul.
Whatever floats your boat
Lamont Raiford

Smithfield, NC

#9 May 28, 2012
MykissleavesyouBreathless wrote:
But praying starts off saying our father not our
Jesus am i right? well that's how my mom makes me
pray anyway.
We must not forget that Jesus is God, they are all one the father, the son and the holy spirit.However,it is alright to begin your prayer with our father. Jesus is our great intercessor, your prayer will be recieved. Keep praying!!!
Amirika

Lansing, MI

#10 Jun 5, 2012
Prayer does have power because words have power.
My pastor preached on this particular subject.
Check it out for yourself
http://youtu.be/Xwt15deu6as

Since: Apr 08

Nottingham, UK

#11 Jul 14, 2012
The 9/11 bombers were religious whackjobs.

They will have prayed to their god to make their mission a success and by doing so, secure their martyrdom.

As far as they and their equally crazy followers are concerned, prayer definitely works.
God is in Control

Waxahachie, TX

#12 Jan 19, 2013
Khatru wrote:
The 9/11 bombers were religious whackjobs.
They will have prayed to their god to make their mission a success and by doing so, secure their martyrdom.
As far as they and their equally crazy followers are concerned, prayer definitely works.
John 14:6Compare Translations
Jesus answered, "I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
Read John 14 NIV | Read John 14:6 NIV in parallel

A Christian is saved by Grace, Christ already died for our sins. I know prayer works. I know Jesus is real he is in my heart. I have love, peace and HOPE. Apart from Jesus NO one can know peace.
there is a difference in Religion and Christianty.

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