I feel it validates petition in prayer and that Christ was telling us its okay to ask!
Christ doesn't just tell us it's OK to ask. He insists that we should ask ... repeatedly and at length..
See Luke 18:1-8, for example.
posted on 11/24/2009 7:54:39 AM PST
(Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
I love that passage! I have been pestering the Judge for 30 years for the gift of faith for my husband. I’m not giving up until the last breath I take. Maybe I’m not being “insistent” enough!
posted on 11/24/2009 8:03:06 AM PST
("Here's the moral of the story: Catholic witness has a cost." ~Archbishop Charles Chaput)
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