Chapter 15: P

Prayer: How to Ask God

Spoken By Supreme Master Ching Hai
Boulder, CO, U.S.A., May 14, 1991
(Originally in English)

Q: I go back and forth between surrender and wanting to ask God things, and then feeling like if I ask, it may limit something greater that God has. What should I do?

M: It's good that you asked this intelligent question. If we have to ask, then we ask. God knows how much to give. Hes shouldn't give according to your limit, but Hes should give in Hiers limit, if Hes is God. So why bother? Ask when you need to. When a child is very young, he can't pretend to be an adult and not want milk. If you need milk, ask for it. Later you will grow up and give it up. Don't worry. God knows what you truly want.

Q: Can we go within and allow ourselves to ask things of God?

M: You can ask, and say, "God, I probably shouldn't ask You this, but let me ask You anyhow since it will settle my mind, and then whether You give it or not is up to You. You see what I need. I ask, but You don't need to give what's not good for me."

 

Questions and Answers

Chapter 15: " P "
* Past Lives
* Prayer:How to Ask God
* Prayer before Meditation

Contents

Jesus
... Lord Jesus knew he had to die the way he died, because he went once to ask God,
"Please Lord can you take this cup away form me?" He didn't want to die like ...
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The Way To Glorify God Live Our Life In A Middle Way Meditate ...
... high, murder themselves, or chop and cut their own flesh? Would God ask
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The Exodus
... Even if people in the world who don't believe much in God occasionally have difficulties
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Enlightenment Is The Tool For Everything
... amazed and delighted to see a twelve-year-old child having such intense interest
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Recognize Our Own God Nature
... Yes, but as God willed it, Hes picked a small woman, easy to transport, (Master
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Recognize Our Own God Nature
... [Mtt 6:28] So it must be the same God. (Laughter) You read the Bible, but you ask
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Live for the Present
... I don't like to know anything about the future. If I have that gift, please ask
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Contact God, Seek God, Find God, Reach God
... Even if you ask me, you must first ask, and then now you must be quiet so I have
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The Separation From God
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Recognize Our Own God Nature
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God Takes Care Of Everything
... we meditate, we thank God first, we pray for the less fortunate, and then we remember
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Recognize Our Own God Nature
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koan QUESTIONS & ANSWERS
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Competition
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Remember That We Are God
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God's Test Of Abraham
... day and think that there's a God who's higher than them and is taking care of them.
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How to Get Enlightenment
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