- - a sheet of paper;
- - handle;
- - money.
Advice 2: How to write a prayer
Advice 3: How to order the prayer in the Cathedral
Prayer is a worship which is sought from God, the virgin, saints or angels in various worldly needs. In fact, the service of prayer is a special prayer the believer with a specific request. So, prayers can be ordered on the sick, before leaving for the journey. There are special prayers of thanksgiving, prayers for help in their studies, family matters, help in trade. The list is not exhaustive.
Praying at the moleben can be both the Lord and the saints or the virgin Mary. It is necessary to specify who exactly ordered prayer to the choir sing certain hymns, and the priest said a prayer solos.
Before ordering the service, it is useful to know at what time divine service is performed. In small parishes where divine service is sent on Saturday, Sundays and great feasts) the prayers often passed in the morning, after the Liturgy. In large cathedrals the prayer following may be performed every day, in addition to several of the statutory days (such as Holy week or mortuary Saturday).
In order to enjoy prayer, you must contact a member of the Church, the host Church note. Just as people are ordering commemoration at the divine Liturgy or memorial service is performed and the entry of names on the prayer service. It is worth remembering that prayers can be enjoyed about living baptized people. Prayers for the repose of the Orthodox Church does not exist (for this Statute involves a service).
If a person orders a prayer to any Saint, it is worth member of the Church taking notes to say precisely what the ascetic. The same applies to the practice of prayer appeals to the Lord or the Theotokos. The names of the prayers are written in the genitive case.
You can order the prayer in the Cathedral at any time when the House of God is opened to believers. In this case, the names will be commemorated at the upcoming prayer and singing. In addition, a prayer service is ordered and on the day of its Commission, for example, before the divine Liturgy.
Orthodox people should understand that in itself the entry of names on prayer is not some mystical event akin to the plot. Prayers for and are performed in temples, to religious people praying for their relatives and loved ones during this Church service. Therefore, when ordering the prayer well and to be at the service. However, there is a tradition to order with prayers and pilgrimages: in the monasteries or Holy places. In this case, the man himself is unable to attend Church services performed in a particular place. However, this should not justify the lack kleinau prayers or prayers in the temple for people in another time and in another place.
Sometimes it is necessary to order a prayer service in advance. For example, in cases where it is known that the parish is the Shrine (the miraculous icon or power). Usually these prayers drained a lot of people, so directly before the service, can not manage to write down the names and stand in line the whole service. Therefore it is necessary beforehand to order a prayer before the event or come to the temple before the beginning of worship in order that during the prayer not to be distracted from the Church service.
Advice 4: What are the prayers
First of all, prayers are addressed to God, the virgin, angels or saints. There is also a certain kind of prayer, during which the consecrated water. Such service is called vodosvyatiem.
Prayers to God are of various kinds. The most common are the prayers for the sick (they claimed the healing of the sick), travelling (prayer in journey) and thank you (believers thank God for His blessings). Also widely used in Church practice have prayers at every petition, in which believers treat any request to God. Sometimes, before any important things a Christian orders a prayer, called "prayer before starting every good work". There are some other prayers. For example, before surgery, assistance in childbirth, deliverance from alcoholism or drug addiction, a blessing in air or sea travel. Entrepreneurs can also serve as a prayer for aid for trade. A special place is occupied by the prayers about the multiplication of love and eradication of hatred and malice. It happens that believers bought a memorial petition to the world between the spouses.
In the tradition of the Church has many prayers in front of icons of the virgin. For example, before Kazan or Vladimir icon of the Mother of God. About study help asking the virgin Mary on prayer to the icon "Addition of mind", and for those who suffer from the disease of alcoholism, seek help before the icon "the inexhaustible chalice". There are many other icons of the virgin Mary, which can serve certain prayers.
Often in the Christian practice of turning to prayer and the singing of the Holy men. The sick pray to the healer Saint Panteleimon, Saint Nicholas is the helper in all needs and sorrows, prayer to Saint Moses Murin helps to get rid of alcoholism.
In addition to the saints, prayers can be addressed to the angelic forces. There are prayers to the higher angels and guardian angels.
With all the variety of molebny singing you must realize that assistance is supplied by a particular individual, to which you can apply in any good needs. And practices with a particular request to a particular Saint is only a pious tradition.