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Prayer Is Pointless

Prayer has never made sense to me. I've been a Christian my whole life and never understood it. Here is why… If God foreordains all things, then your prayer is pointless. Why? Because God will not change his eternal, perfect plan for you. If God foreknows all things, then your prayer is pointless. Why? Because God cannot change the entire future for you. If God can change future events in response to your prayer, then he is evil. Why? Because prayer is as effective as flipping a coin , so God chooses not to change future events for half the prayers he receives. If you add the words, “Not my will, but yours be done,” after petitioning God in prayer, then you already know your prayer is pointless. Why? Because God's will is indistinguishable from things that happen . If God exists, then you admit that your prayer is pointless because he won't change course from what he already decided to do. If God doesn't exist, then you're simply talking to the air, which is just a