He said to them, "When you pray, say: "‘Father, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come.
And He said to them, "When you pray, say: ‘Father, hallowed be Your name. Your kingdom come.
He said, "This is how you should pray: "Father, may your name be honored. May your Kingdom come soon.
So he said, "When you pray, say, Father, Reveal who you are. Set the world right.
And he said to them, When you say your prayers, say, Father, may your name be kept holy and your kingdom come.
He said to them, "When you pray, say: Father, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come.
So He said to them, "When you pray, say: Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be Your name. Your kingdom come. Your will be done On earth as it is in heaven.
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1 sn When you pray. What follows, although traditionally known as the Lord’s prayer, is really the disciples’ prayer. It represents how they are to approach God, by acknowledging his uniqueness and their need for his provision and protection.
2 tc Most
sn God is addressed in terms of intimacy (Father). The original Semitic term here was probably Abba. The term is a little unusual in a personal prayer, especially as it lacks qualification. It is not the exact equivalent of “Daddy” (as is sometimes popularly suggested), but it does suggest a close, familial relationship.
3 tn Grk “hallowed be your name.”
4 tc Most
sn Your kingdom come represents the hope for the full manifestation of God’s promised rule.