Religion Booknotes

The Lord’s Prayer

A Text in Tradition

Kenneth W. Stevenson

Fortress, $22, 290 pp.


When Jesus’ disciples asked him how to pray, he taught them the Lord’s Prayer (Catholics call it the Our Father). For that reason, this prayer has always held a privileged place in the personal piety of the Christian faithful. It has also...

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About the Author

Lawrence Cunningham is John O'Brien professor of Theology (Emeritus) at the University of Notre Dame.