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Why do we end our prayers with "amen"?



    
    

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Shea S. Michael Houdmann Supporter Got Questions Ministries
The Hebrew word translated "amen" literally means "truly" or "so be it." "Amen" is also found in the Greek New Testament and has the same meaning. Nearly half of the Old Testament uses of amen are ...

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Mini jojo devera
2 Corinthians 1:20 NIV
For no matter how many promises God has made, they are “Yes” in Christ. And so through him the “Amen” is spoken by us to the glory of God.

1 Corinthians 14:16 NIV
Otherwise when you are praising God in the Spirit, how can someone else, who is now put in the position of an inquirer, say “Amen” to your thanksgiving, since they do not know what you are saying?

When we say Amen it give glory to God. Also when we say Amen to pastors who are preaching the word of God make sure that we understand.

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