We are working on the Lord’s Prayer, one piece at a time. We started with the opening in Matthew 6:9b. The next piece will be three clauses from Matthew 6:9c, and Matthew 6:10a.
Play the link below to learn the verse in Greek and to practice.
Lords Prayer 2 Audio (click link to hear audio)
Hallowed be your name.
Your kingdom come,
your will be done.
(Matthew 6:9c-10a EMTV)
These clauses are very interesting in the Greek, and share some elements in common:
- They start with a verb
- they all have an article (we will look at why they are different in an upcoming lesson)
- they end in “sou”, (“your” in English)
Here is a breakdown of the Greek words and their meanings.
Matthew 6:9 Words:
Practice makes perfect. Practice saying the verse, as well as the individual words and meanings.
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