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2863. When we say “lead us not into temptation” we are asking God not to allow us to take the path that leads to sin. This petition implores the Spirit of discernment and strength; it requests the grace of vigilance and final perseverance.

Aprofunde seus conhecimentos

587. What is the structure of the Lord’s Prayer?

28. What are the characteristics of faith?

133. How does the Lord Jesus now reign?

455. What does the fourth commandment require?

165. In what way is the Church holy?

273. How did he institute the Eucharist?

584. Why do we say “our” Father?

Acesse nossos estudos biblicos:

What was David’s reaction after sinning with Bathsheba, and how can we learn from his humility and quest for restoration?

What is the importance of courage in standing up for the truth, according to the Bible in Philemon 1:8-9?

The Quest for Divine Justice: Tobias’ Example Against Israel’s Oppressors

What can we learn about divine wrath and protection of the righteous from the book of Nahum?

What is the message of Abdias 1:11 about Edom’s injustice and oppression of the weak?

How did Nehemiah deal with the division between rich and poor Jews in Nehemiah 5?

How important is God’s love to our lives, according to 1 John 4:8?