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with Mary, 2673‑79, 2682

perseverance in, 2742, 2582

praying as a vital necessity, 2744

praying each and every day, 2659‑60

rhythms and times of, 2698

and the search for God, 2566

Sunday, 2761, 2765

See also

Liturgy of the Hours; “Our

Father,” the prayer; Psalms

difficulties in praying, 2731, 2735‑37,

2754

battle of, 2725

distractions, 2729

failure in, 2728

not heard, 2737

objections to, 2726‑27

temptations, 2732‑33, 2755

expressions and forms of prayer, 2644,

2663, 2684

act of thanksgiving, 2637‑38, 2648

adoration, 2096‑97, 2628

anamnesis, 1354

anaphora, 1352

blessing, 2626‑27

contemplative, 2709‑19, 2724

groaning, 2630

intercession, 2634‑36, 2647

life of, 2697‑99

Liturgy of the Hours, 1174‑78

meditation, 2705‑08, 2723

of praise, 2639‑43, 2649

pray at all times, 2633

preface, 1352

supplication: seek, beseech, plead,

invoke, entreat, cry out, struggle

in prayer, 2629‑33, 2646

helps for prayer, 2041, 2695

assembly of prayer (see Prayer

groups)

catechesis, 2688

Christian family, 2205, 2685

education in prayer, 2252, 2686,

2688‑89, 2694

places favorable to prayer, 2691

saints as witnesses of spirituality,

2683‑84

spiritual direction, 2690

intentions of supplications and

intercessions

for the coming of God’s Kingdom,

2816

for daily bread, 2828‑37

for the dead, 958, 1032

for deliverance from evil, 2850‑54

for ecumenism, 821

for forgiveness, 2631, 2838‑41

petition to the Holy Spirit, 2671

for the sick, 1499, 1510

Jesus teaches how to pray, 2601,

2603‑04, 2607

ask with filial boldness, 2610

asking in the name of Jesus, 2614

to do God’s will, 2611

by His own prayer, 2607

Jesus as themodel of prayer, 520, 2601

Jesus insists on conversion of heart,

2608

keeping watch in prayer, 2612

parables on prayer

importunate friend, 2613

importunate widow, 2613

Pharisee and the Publican,

2613

pray in faith and confidence,

2609‑10

prayer and the Christian life, 2564‑65

Christian prayer characterized by

the title “Lord,” 451

in consecrated life, 2687

in daily life, 2659‑60

filial relationship with God in

Christian prayer, 2525, 2786‑88

meaning of the word “Amen,”

1061‑65

name of Jesus in the heart of

Christian prayer, 435, 2664

tradition of Christian prayer,

2650‑51

prayer in the Holy Spirit, 2615

intercedes for us, 688, 741

as the source of prayer, 2652

as the Teacher of prayer, 2670, 2672

prayer in the Old Testament, 2568

of Abraham, 2570

creation as the source of, 2569

of King David, 2578‑80, 2594

of Moses, 2574‑77, 2593

of the prophets, 2581‑84, 2595

of the Psalms, 2585‑89, 2596

prayer of Jesus

action of the Holy Spirit in, 2600

to the Father, 2599