Westminster Shorter Catechism – Lord’s Day 51
Q & A 106
Q What do we pray for in the sixth petition?
A In the sixth petition, which is, And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, we pray that God would either keep us from being tempted to sin,1 or support and deliver us when we are tempted.2
*1 Psalm 19:13; Matthew 26:41; John 17:15.
*2 Luke 22:31-32; 1 Corinthians 10:13; 2 Corinthians 12:7-9; Hebrews 2:18.