Usage examples for Prayers

  1. It was grandma saying her prayers... – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
  2. It would make my prayers ineffectual, dearest. – The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The by Grant Allen
  3. They always said their prayers together, and had the same faith; and they understood each other perfectly even when they did not speak. – The Darling and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  4. His prayers are ever with the friends as they pursue their noble task. – High Endeavours: Messages to Alaska by Shoghi Effendi
  5. Ogun had answered their prayers. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  6. You were my church, the only one I ever believed in, the only one that gained my prayers. – The Mystery of The Barranca by Herman Whitaker
  7. And I know they say their prayers of a night. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. " No, mother," answered Ian; " I did not pray this morning, and I never say prayers." – What's Mine's Mine V1 by George MacDonald
  9. I shall cry my prayers now; but they will all be for thee. – Stories of Many Lands by Grace Greenwood
  10. However, I'll go and see what he's after, and tell him to come in after prayers to supper. – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes
  11. His prayers might do good, and be needed somebody's, sadly. – Bad Hugh by Mary Jane Holmes
  12. And then you can say your prayers. – The Firefly Of France by Marion Polk Angellotti
  13. Not a soul must be near her when she said her prayers- except Lancelot, of course. – Love and Lucy by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  14. It was a large room, in which seven or eight people, who had been at prayers when the cry startled them, were rising from their knees. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  15. The Superior came to the kitchen every morning after prayers and told us what to do through the day. – Life in the Grey Nunnery at Montreal by Sarah J Richardson
  16. Never mind, I ain't going to stop, but you come up after prayers to our study; you know young Arthur; we've got Gray's study. – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes
  17. And so it had come to pass with Tom as with all who will not confess their Lord before men: and for the last year he had probably not said his prayers in earnest a dozen times. – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes
  18. Captain Barnwell read prayers at night in the company. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  19. Yet, as the poor man did not cease his prayers and would not leave him, he at last said: " Very well, then, take hold of my coat!" – The Chinese Fairy Book by Various
  20. When she took him up- stairs to bed, Dr. Lavendar's directions came back to her with a slight shock- she must hear him say his prayers. – The Awakening of Helena Richie by Margaret Deland