Prayers from Riverside, Updated (Thorne, ed.)

Prayers from Riverside, Updated (Thorne, ed.)

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Dr. Harry Emerson Fosdick, founding first senior minister of The Riverside Church in New York City, once declared that "prayer is a tremendous spiritual force." Those words underline the legacy of a church inspired by the Holy Spirit.

This updated collection includes new prayers from current ministers, including the female clergy on staff and a previously published prayer from past senior minister, James A. Forbes, Jr., as well as new prayers for special times and holidays.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Foreword by Stephen H. Phelps
Revised Introduction by Leo S. Thorne
Six Ways in Which Modern People Can Pray by Harry Emerson Fosdick
Advent
Christmastide
Lent
Holy Week
Eastertide
Pentecost
Special Days
Corporate Prayers of Confession
A City-Dweller's Prayer

ABOUT THE EDITOR

Leo S. Thorne is the Associate General Secretary for Mission Resource Development for the American Baptist Churches USA.

Paperback
ISBN 978-0-8298-1934-2
Updated edition, 2012