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Prayer for Beginners

Dr. Peter Kreeft

Dr. Peter Kreeft offers simple but profound advice and practical steps for developing a prayer life based on the time-tested wisdom of the saints and great spiritual writers, especially the principles found in Brother Lawrence’s classic The Practice of the Presence of God.


In short, straight-forward, and unsentimental chapters, Kreeft covers all the key areas for understanding and developing that intimate form of communication with our Creator that we call prayer. He covers such areas as the necessity of prayer, various motives and methods, steps, patience, suffering, sin, faith, and grace.

Pages: 125
Book Dimensions: 4.75" x 7.125"


Praise for Prayer for Beginners:

“The best short introduction to prayer I’ve ever read... Read it and pray!” - Ralph Martin - Author of Called to Holiness


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Customer Comments


Dr. Kreeft guides the reader through the ups and downs of prayer. Short, sweet, and to the point. Great book for anyone who is simply seeking holiness. Steve - sycamore, IL
Thank you Peter, for the Stop, Look, Listen tip and also for the shortest prayer! And I no longer worry so much about distractions. Judith