05/03/2012 03:32 pm ET Updated May 21, 2012

Favorite Prayers: A Collection In Honor Of National Day Of Prayer

Prayer is one of the most interesting ways to understand a person’s inner life. It’s a deeply personal practice, but also a public one. For some, disbelief or despair is the reason for prayer; for others, prayer is rooted in unshakable trust or overflowing gratitude. From a spiritual standpoint, prayer can be about communication, both to and from God and for ourselves.

In honor of National Day Of Prayer, Huff Post Religion reached out to people to ask what their favorite prayers are.

Here are a few of our favorite responses. What's your go-to prayer?