The Prayer Life [annotated, Updated]: Persevering in Prayer

By (author)Andrew Murray


Andrew Murray’s “The Ministry of Intercession” explores the significance of persevering and believing prayer in the spiritual life, offering insight into key topics such as the sin of prayerlessness, the blessing of victory, and the example set by our Lord. With over two million copies of his books sold, Murray’s teachings continue to resonate with readers and establish his legacy among esteemed leaders such as Charles Spurgeon and D.L. Moody.


Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit and watching in this with all perseverance and supplication for all the saints. – Ephesians 6:18. The sin of prayerlessness as one of the deepest roots of the evil. Few can plead themselves free from this. Nothing so reveals the defective spiritual life in a pastor and the congregation as the lack of believing and unceasing prayer. Prayer is indeed the very pulse of the spiritual life. It is the great means of bringing to a pastor and the people the blessing and power of heaven. Persevering and believing prayer means a strong and abundant spiritual life.. Chapters included in this book…The Sin of PrayerlessnessHow to Be Delivered from PrayerlessnessThe Blessing of VictoryThe Example of Our LordThe Holy Spirit and PrayerThe Holiness of GodObedience and the Victorious LifeTime in Inner ChamberTaking Up the CrossThe Holy Spirit and the Cross. About the AuthorAndrew Murray (1828-1917) was a well-known South African writer, teacher, and pastor. More than two million copies of his books have been sold, and his name is mentioned among other great leaders of the past, such as Charles Spurgeon, T. Austin-Sparks, George Muller, D. L. Moody, and more.