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Why do we pray? (Sorensen)

"The reason our Heavenly Father asks us to pray cannot be that we are able to tell Him something He does not already know. Rather, the reason He asks us to pray is that the process of learning to communicate effectively with Him will shape and change our lives as much as we are changed by learning to communicate as children."

—David E. Sorensen, "Prayer", Ensign, May 1993

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