Why do we use Old English when saying prayers?

Why do we use Old English when saying prayers?

Question Gramps, Why do we use old English when we say prayers?  Also, how do we do it correctly?  Words like “Canst” “Wilt” and similar conjugations can be confusing.  Thanks! Tyler   Answer Tyler, I thank thee for thy question. Modern...
Should we pray for food in a public setting?

Should we pray for food in a public setting?

Question Gramps, Should we pray over food in a public setting such as restaurants? Austin   Answer Austin, We should always have a prayer in our hearts. As we read in Alma 34:27: “Yea, and when you do not cry unto the Lord, let your hearts be full, drawn...
Do we really need to bless the donuts?

Do we really need to bless the donuts?

Question   Hey Gramps!I feel that it’s unnecessary after Church activities to bless refreshments “that they will nourish and strengthen our bodies” when typically those refreshments are food items like brownies and donuts.I’m uncomfortable...
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