Reverence and Humility in Prayer

It is a solemn thing to speak with God.

When we enter his presence we should say to ourselves: “I am on holy ground. This is no other than the gate of heaven. If I do not mean what I say, I am trifling with God. If I regard iniquity in my heart, the Lord will not hear me.”*

*J. C. Ryle, A Call to Prayer, p.25.

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