The Lord’s Prayer (‘Our Father’) in 30 Languages

Libera nos a malo . . . Deliver us from evilshroud_face

LD: The Lord’s Prayer contains within it an entire worldview and philosophical system. Its profundity has taxed the minds of many thinkers for the last two thousand years. Entire books have been written expounding the meaning of each sentence. If all the thoughts and meditations on this one prayer by Jesus were gathered together in one place, they would fill an entire library, though I doubt that poring over those learned texts would make one a wiser or better person. Value from this prayer can only be derived by one’s own exertions in thinking about each sentence constantly over a period of many years. Read More