But he flags up an additional worry, what we might call the commercialization of prayer. By depicting it as a straightforward practice of wanting something, or not wanting something, “they suggest prayer is as easy as bidding on eBay or buying a book on Amazon. It simplifies prayer. “The prayers on these sites are all prayers for petition, as opposed to prayers of praise, or prayers of wonder. Jesuits, for example, don't believe in prayers of petition, they only believe in prayers of praise."