Jesus taught that prayer should be in unity with others (Matthew 18:19-20)
Sometimes when we pray we are not in unity and in agreement with others. But we should always strive for unity—that is, unity in the body of Christ. We can never have unity and agreement with those outside of the body of Christ, but we should always strive for unity within the body. For the body of Christ is one, of which we are all part. Therefore, since each of us (in the Christian church) is a part for the body of Christ it is natural that our prayers should be united and flow together in agreement by the power of the Holy Spirit.
At first it was hard for me to find in the gospels where Jesus taught this idea of unity in prayer (other then in Matthew 18:19-20); but then, as I studied it, it…
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