I Will Lift My Eyes Unto the Hills: Learning from the Great Prayers of the Old Testament

Lexham Press, 2015
ISBN: 9781683591825
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Overview

The saints of the Old Testament can help you pray better. All Christians desire to pray more effectively. What better way to learn how to pray than to study the great prayers of the Old Testament. I Will Lift My Eyes Unto the Hills explores 11 such prayers—Abraham interceding for Sodom, David praising God for his kingly dynasty, Solomon asking for a listening heart, Hezekiah pleading for help against an arrogant army, and Daniel confessing sins on behalf of the entire nation of Israel. This book is an answer to the prayer, “Lord, teach us to pray.”

Contents

  • Introduction
  • The Prayer of Abraham for a Wicked City
  • The Prayer of Moses for Pardon for Israel
  • The Prayer of Hannah in Thanksgiving for Her Son
  • The Prayer of David in Thanks to God for His Dynasty
  • The Prayer of Solomon for a Listening Heart
  • The Prayer of Jonah in Thanksgiving for His Rescue from Drowning
  • The Prayer of Hezekiah for Dealing with an Arrogant Enemy
  • The Prayer of Nehemiah in a Time of Distress
  • The Prayer of Ezra for Confession of Corporate Sin
  • The Prayer of Daniel in Confession of National Sin

Product Details

  • Title: I Will Lift My Eyes Unto the Hills: Learning from the Great Prayers of the Old Testament
  • Author: Walter C. Kaiser Jr.
  • Publisher: Lexham Press
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Pages: 168
  • Format: Logos Digital, Paperback
  • Trim Size: 6x9
  • ISBN: 9781683591825

About Walter C. Kaiser Jr.

Walter C. Kaiser Jr. (Ph.D., Brandeis University) is president emeritus and Colman Mockler Distinguished Professor of Old Testament at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.

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