Where do prayers come from?

Where does the word “pray” come from, and who are the pray-ers? According to the Online Etymology Dictionary prayer comes from the Old French: According to Hebrew Word Meanings palal has at its root the word “fall”:  “The word palal literally means to “fall down to the ground in the presence of one in authority pleading a […]

>rigid rules

>It seems that for every crisis we try to create a series of rules to prevent the crisis recurring. Judges, teachers, doctors – all professionals – seem to be ruled by rules. Many are denied the satisfaction of doing the good they would do because the rule book forbids it. The problem with rules is that […]