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Loved: The Lord’s Prayer

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A board book retelling of the Lord's Prayer in child-friendly language that helps little ones learn to pray.

Hello Daddy! We want to know you. And be close to you. Please show us how. Even the youngest kids can experience God's Never Stopping, Never Giving Up, Unbreaking, Always and Forever Love in this board book that presents the Lord's Prayer in words a child can underst
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Board Book, 20 pages
Published September 4th 2018 by Zonderkidz
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Betty
Jun 22, 2020 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
I am not a fan

I am not a fan. The actual words of the Lord's prayer are simple. I learned the prayer as a small child. It gave Jesus's example and recommendation of how to speak to God. It has comforted me, thrilled me and amazed me. It was sung at my wedding and at my husband's funeral. It is words for the ages and needs no dumbing down.
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Rhoda
Oct 05, 2020 rated it it was ok
It surprises me that I give a 2 rating to a Sally Lloyd-Jones book, but I didn't care for the text. In Found (Psalm 23) the vernacular much more closely followed the actual Scripture, but I'm not sure if read Loved without know it was phrased from The Lord's Prayer that I would realize that. Maybe that is deficiency in me. As always, Jago's illustration are interesting to explore. ...more
CM
Feb 15, 2021 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
The actual Lord's prayer in the Bible is beautiful and precise....this is anything but. Better for children to learn the truth as it is clearly taught from God's Word than to have it so muddled as it is here. I am not a fan of "dumbing-down" easily understood plain English for children. If one were to take the Bible, read to their children and communicate the teachings, there would be no need for such nonsense. ...more
Elliot
Jan 07, 2021 rated it really liked it
I love Sally Lloyd-Jones’ The Jesus Storybook Bible. This book takes the Lord’s Prayer, which is included in there, and expands the illustrations to a full-length board book. The illustrations, of a group of children going on a forest adventure, are sweet, but the way she translated the Psalm is almost too simplified and not recognizable to the original Biblical text.
Brittingbloom
Dec 26, 2020 rated it really liked it
Shelves: children
More good stuff from Sally Lloyd-Jones. But Found: Psalm 23 is better in my opinion. ...more
nessietwihard02 Ruth Job
Jan 20, 2020 rated it it was amazing
It’s a great book, not just for kids, but adults, too. The wordings of the book is simple for kids to understand, but also makes it relatable because it reflects how we speak with and to each other nowadays. The illustrations are fantastic and eye catching. It’s just like the books I had when I was little and got me hooked on reading. Easy five stars ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Becky B
A paraphrase of the Lord's Prayer in language that little children can grasp.

I really like the way Sally Lloyd-Jones rephrased this. I think many adults would benefit from this paraphrase. It makes it very easy to understand and apply to life. The illustrations are sweet too. Highly recommended to Christian families, Sunday schools, and Christian schools.
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F
Feb 15, 2021 rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Nice pictures but the text is a poor representation of the Model Prayer. As one other reader noted if you didn't know ahead of time that it was supposedly based on the model prayer- you would have a hard time knowing it. ...more
Colette
Jan 22, 2021 rated it liked it
Shelves: children-s-books
I typically love this author’s works but was disappointed with this. It did no favors to either the Lord’s Prayer or the children to whom this book may be read instead of the actual Lord’s Prayer. I would’ve given it an even lower rating if it weren’t for the gorgeous illustrations.
Deidre
Jan 06, 2020 rated it really liked it
4 stars for the illustrations :love: This book is a paraphrase of the Lord's Prayer in language that little kids can understand. It was nice to read and think differently about what the words we're used to actually mean. ...more
Danny Arevalo
Feb 10, 2021 rated it it was amazing
What a great adaptation of the Lord's Prayer. Excellent for bedtime, wrapping up a day of adventures with a simple and beautiful prayer that has stood the test of time. ...more
Lindsey
Apr 01, 2020 rated it really liked it
4.5
Cherish Brown
Jan 22, 2021 rated it really liked it
Shelves: kiddos
(4☆ Would recommend)
Great short story revolving around scripture.
Patrycja
Jul 23, 2018 rated it really liked it
This is more like a prayer for little kids.
This is religious story, designed for little once.
It has really gorgeous illustrations.
Rachel Ogden
Sep 04, 2018 rated it really liked it
Couldn’t wait to get my copy in the mail! The dynamic duo have done it again! Beautiful adaptation of the Lord’s prayer that is simple enough for children, poignant enough for adults.
Christina Brandsma
I love the accuracy and beauty of this children’s version of the Lord’s Prayer. The illustrations are beautiful and I just love it!
Jennifer
Feb 15, 2019 rated it really liked it
I really do love this book but I don't find it flows as well as Found (the board book released previous to this one) nor The Jesus Storybook Bible. But it is really lovely and I still recommend it. ...more
Sarah
Aug 22, 2019 rated it really liked it
The Lord's prayer in modern and kiddo language. Very cutely illustrated. An adorable prayer book to keep on the bedside table. ...more
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