Apr 11, 2021
Jesus is in the final six months of His earthly ministry traveling to the towns and villages His disciples discovered were receptive to Him (Luke 10:1-12). Undoubtedly the disciples frequently observed Jesus praying. In the Sermon on the Mount, given almost three years earlier, Jesus taught His initial group of disciples a template for prayer (Matthew 6:9-13). Perhaps on this occasion, it was a disciple recently joined to Jesus who asked Jesus to teach them to pray.