Review: How to Pray

In How to Pray by R.A. Torrey his practical pointers on prayer clearly unfold the conditions God has established for intelligent, effective prayer that brings His answers, emphasizing the purpose and importance of prayer. He gives principals on:

  • The Importance of Prayer,
  • Praying unto God,
  • Obeying and Praying,
  • Praying in the Name of Christ and According to the Will of God,
  • Praying in the Spirit,
  • Always Praying and Not Fainting,
  • Abiding in Christ,
  • Praying with Thanksgiving,
  • Hindrances to Prayer,
  • When To Pray,
  • The need of Prayer Before and During Revivals, and
  • The Place of Prayer Before and During Revivals.

I own and read the Moody Press “Moody Classic” edition of the book. Read and reviewed by Jimmie A. Kepler.

Author: Jimmie Aaron Kepler, Ed.D.

Jimmie Aaron Kepler is a full-time writer. He was born in San Antonio, Texas, to a career military father and stay at home mother. He lived in six states and attended eight different schools before graduating high school. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in History with minors in English and Military Science from The University of Texas at Arlington, Master of Arts and Master of Religious Education degrees from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, as well as the Doctor of Education degree. Before writing full-time, he worked as a US Army officer for 10-years, religious educator for 18-years, and as an IT software application engineer for over 20-years. He is a widower. He lives in North Texas with his cat Lacey.