A short prayer penetrates heaven
This page is about the saying "A short prayer penetrates heaven"
The implication is that brevity is effective in winning the ear of Heaven, and, by extension, anyone from whom we seek help.
prayer (noun) = a communication with God, usually requesting help or expressing thanks | penetrate (verb) = succeed in entering; force a way into something | heaven (noun) = (according to various religions) the home of God
If "a short prayer penetrates heaven", what, according to this proverb, will happen to a long prayer?
Contributor: Josef Essberger