The Power of Prayer Petitions

by Guest Blogger on 5/20/17 7:00 AM

I regularly read the prayer petitions that come in on the monitor at St. Anthony Shrine where I...

Struggling with Prayer in Both Busyness and Boredom

by Ronald Rolheiser on 5/16/17 7:00 AM

We are not, by choice or ideology, a culture set against solitude, interiority, and prayer. Nor...

A Symphony of Priestly Prayer

by Ronald Rolheiser on 5/4/17 7:00 AM

Theologians make an important distinction between what  they call “devotional” and “liturgical”...

Leaning on Prayer in Difficult Times

by Guest Blogger on 2/23/17 7:00 AM

The fog loomed so thick I could barely detect the street signs when I left for my weekly morning...

The Gospel of Prayer

by Ronald Rolheiser on 2/20/17 7:00 AM

One of the places we can turn to for help in learning how to pray is the Gospel of Luke. More so...

Anima Christi: A Mystical Prayer

by Jack Wintz, OFM on 1/26/17 7:00 AM

 

This prayer touches us on a profound level. The words are most sacred and, with the Spirit’s...

We Are in the Hands of God

by Jim Van Vurst, OFM on 1/2/17 7:00 AM

We know that God is a pure and infinite spirit. But Scripture also attributes human...

Seven Habits of Prayerful People

by Guest Blogger on 12/28/16 7:00 AM

How easily the golfing pro drives a ball 280 yards! How gracefully the Olympic skater glides...

A Thanksgiving Prayer

by Nick Luken on 11/21/16 2:17 PM

During this Thanksgiving week, we’ll surely see a lot of reminders to be thankful for what we...

Humanizing God

by Jim Van Vurst, OFM on 11/11/16 7:00 AM
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We are all familiar with the ways in which Jesus used imagery to help us...