YOURS IS THE KINGDOM (Lords Prayer 37)

Some people today Leave the following words out when they pray the Lord’s prayer:  “Yours is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.”  The Catholic Church does not contain this phrase in their version of the Lords prayer.  Many modern translations added in the footnote.  There are long, involve arguments on each side.  For most of us are tradition has taught us to pray this at the conclusion of the prayer.  I think he uses really said these words, so we will include them with the prayer. These words are more than just a fancy way of saying the prayer is over.  They had a lot to the prayer itself.  For one thing, the point is back to God as the source of all our blessings.  The “glory” belongs to God the father Whose name is seen as holy in the start of this prayer.  The kingdom … Continue reading