How do you PRAY? Prayer: 1: an address (as a petition) to God or a god in word or thought 2: an earnest request or wish - Merriam-Webster Online
- Merriam-Webster Online
Prayeris the act of attempting to communicate, commonly with a sequence of words, with a deity or spirit for the purpose ofworshiping, requesting guidance, requesting assistance, confessing sins, or to express one's thoughts and emotions. The words of the prayer may take the form of a hymn, incantation, or a spontaneous utterance in the praying person's words.
"To be a Baha'i simply means to love all the world; to love humanity and try to serve it; to work for universal peace and universal brotherhood." - Abdu'l-Baha