John Selden Quote

Prayer should be short, without giving God Almighty reasons why he should grant this, or that; he knows best what is good for us.


Table-talk, 1689, ed. by E. Arber. (Eng. repr.). (ed. 1689)

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Prayer should be short, without giving God Almighty reasons why he should grant this, or that; he knows best what is good for us.

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Prayer should be short, without giving God Almighty reasons why he should grant this, or that; he knows best what is good for us.

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Prayer should be short, without giving God Almighty reasons why he should grant this, or that; he knows best what is good for us.

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Prayer should be short, without giving God Almighty reasons why he should grant this, or that; he knows best what is good for us.