“Here’s one example (among quite a few) where the Lord Jesus is the proper recipient of prayer - others besides God are prayed to by certain people, but it is always wrong to do so:”
i just sent you a link addressing acts
(59) And as they were stoning Stephen, he called out, “Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.”
this does not mean that jesus is IDENTICAL to the father in being and power. this “calling” is not one of WORSHIP. i know you are a polythiest and want to see it this way, but christian CATHOLICS ask to be received by mary and the saints too. THEY deny they are worshipping these peoples .
(60) And falling to his knees he cried out with a loud voice, “Lord, do not hold this sin against them.” And when he had said this, he fell asleep. (ESV)”
the “lord” here refers to the father .
“father forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing”