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Date: 2/19/2016 7pm Place: St. Paul Hasang Church (Convent)
Topic: Lent/ Prayer
Fr. Foeckler started out
with a question…….What is Lent???
responded….40days before Easter….No
Fr. Foeckler gradually focused
his lecture toward prayer during lent.
Jesus prayed before every important
event such as Praying before meal, At the last supper, In the morning
heading to Galilee, After healing the people, Praying all night before choosing
His 12 disciples,
Before teaching His disciples the Lord’s prayer, Before
heading to Gathsemane, Before nailed to the cross,
Why did Jesus pray? Why do we pray?
We pray because there is
NEED- Need for healing for the sick
forgiveness of our sins
to praise and give glory to God
– Need to ask for mercy
Who did Jesus pray to?
Jesus prayed to God the Father.
– To know
– To love
do …….. the will of GOD
Once again, why do we
– To ask knowledge to know
– Desire to do it
– Strength to carry on
Overall, we pray so God’s
will be done.
“Ask, and it will be
given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to
– Matt. 7:7
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