The Lord’s Prayer 5/5 – Protect us from evil

Part 5.

Protect us from evil.

This line is translated a few ways

NIV: Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one.

GNT: Do not bring us to hard testing, but keep us safe from the Evil One

CEV: Keep us from being tempted and protect us from evil

I’ve put several translations here so you get a feel of what Jesus was saying in his mother-tongue. Continue reading

The Lord’s Prayer 2/5 – Your will be done

Part 2.

Your will be done

So, thanks for coming back for more. In the last post I tried to figure out what the first couple of lines of the Lord’s Prayer mean to me.  I tried to get my head around the idea of being able to call a Holy God, Father.  The next couple of lines that I want to think about now are about God’s Kingdom being on earth in the same way as it is in heaven. Continue reading