Prayer to the Lord God for all occasions
As a rule, people come to God at the turning points of their lives. In difficult moments, even the most notorious atheists raise their eyes to heaven and turn to God for help. This is especially pronounced at critical moments in life - in danger, in war, or if something happened to close people ...
Troubles, sorrows, and especially situations that put a person on the brink of life and death, awaken the memory of God and hope for salvation when people no longer have to wait for help. At such moments, man savesprayer to the Lord God.
It can be a prayer in your own words, a short address “Lord, have mercy!” Called the Jesus prayer. It is also good to pray in prayer, because these prayers were composed by holy people who had a particularly close relationship with God.
According to Theophan the Recluse, it is important to pray in your own words. Because sincere sincere prayer, which comes from the heart and soul, helps to establish a personal relationship with God. After all, God is a Person.
A person who is always there, who always hears us and is ready to help a person in difficult moments of his life, if he turns for help. The Lord does not violate the free will of man and does not help him if he persists in his atheism or proud reasoning that he himself will cope with all his difficulties.
The Almighty is always ready to forgive a man for all his sins and come to the aid of a repentant. Sincereprayer to the Lord Godmore than anything else can comfort a person in sorrows.
Do not despair, if not always a person gets what he asks in hisprayer to the Lord God. The fact is that the goal of human life is to save his soul, to be able to be forever with God in light and joy. The possibility of our salvation depends largely on how we live life here, how much we were able to establish a personal relationship with God through prayer and the holy sacraments.
God alone knows what we really need. Therefore, a person receives what he asks if it is useful to him for the salvation of his precious soul. This is important to remember in order not to fall into sinful gloom, if for some reason God is not in a hurry to give us what we ask Him for.