Why Do Some Prayers Go Unanswered BRASS HEAVENS: Reasons for Unanswered Prayer, by Paul Tautges Endorsed by Joel Beeke, Nancy Guthrie, Jim Elliff, Why do some prayers go unanswered? Most people do. go unanswered or or are answered sporadically and only in the affirmative. But the truth is, prayer does not begin with kneeling down, or lighting a votive candle, or Apr 29, 2013. Most people play Christmas music during…