The spiritual act of worship, thanksgiving or request for help to a deity.

Alternative labels

act of prayer
act of communion
act of worship
plea, service, devotion
act of devotion

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Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Prayer is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Monk/nun: Monks/nuns dedicate themselves to a monastic lifestyle. They vow to take part in sprititual works as part of their religious community. Monks/nuns take part in daily prayer and often live in self-sufficient monasteries or convents alongside other monks/nuns.

Optional knowledge

Prayer is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Prayer – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022