“The Lord & His Prayer” by N.T. Wright

image

From the back cover:

“Taking the Lord’s Prayer clause by clause, Wright locates this prayer within the historical life and work of Jesus and allows the prayer’s devotional application to grow out of its historical context.  Grasping the Lord’s Prayer in its original setting can be the starting point of a fresh understanding of Christian spirituality and the life of prayer.  This is spirituality to stimulate and refresh both the heart and the mind.”

This book delivers!  Tom Wright pulls the Lord’s Prayer off our cute kitchen plaques and holds it up for us to see  in the light of God’s grand Kingdom agenda.  Though short in length, the book paints a vivid picture of both the Lord’s vision and provision within the framework of this familiar prayer.  After reading this book, you may never prayer the Lord’s Prayer the same way again!

Click on the thumbnail to order your copy.  Once you’ve read it, leave me a comment and tell me what you think.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s