𝒬 187. How is the Lord's Prayer to be used?
𝒜. The Lord's Prayer is not only for direction, as a pattern, according to which we are to make other prayers; but may also be used as a prayer, so that it be done with understanding, faith, reverence, and other graces necessary to the right performance of the duty of prayer.1
Pray then like this:
“Our Father in heaven,
hallowed be your name.
And he said to them, “When you pray, say:
“Father, hallowed be your name.
Your kingdom come. (ESV)
Based on Calendar of Readings in the Westminster Standards by Dr. Joey Pipa. Scripture taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. Copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Used by permission. All rights reserved.