28. Nov. 2023 · Prayer in Christian Life Prayer, a foundational practice in Christianity, is often perceived as a dialogue with God, a two-way communication that involves more than presenting requests or petitions. It's an intimate interaction where one aligns their thoughts, concerns, and desires with God's Word, seeking wisdom and understanding.
28. Nov. 2023 · Prayer is an expression of faith and a practice of spiritual growth, allowing Christians to align their will with God’s, seek guidance and comfort, express their needs and gratitude, and intercede on behalf of others. It is a foundational element of Christian life, reflecting a believer’s dependence on and devotion to God.
28. Nov. 2023 · By engaging in prayer and reflecting on the teachings of Jesus, family members develop a genuine concern for others and a desire to serve. These devotions provide a platform for discussing acts of kindness, forgiveness, and generosity, thus nurturing compassionate hearts within the family.
Vor 3 Tagen · Christian mysticism is the tradition of mystical practices and mystical theology within Christianity which "concerns the preparation [of the person] for, the consciousness of, and the effect of [...] a direct and transformative presence of God "  or Divine love.  Until the sixth century the practice of what is now called mysticism was ...
Vor 3 Tagen · Classes on Tehillim - Psalms. David composed this psalm for Solomon, praying that he be granted the wisdom to provide justice for the poor. 1. For Solomon. O God, impart Your justice to the king, and Your righteousness to the son of the king. 2. May he judge Your people with righteousness, Your poor with justice. 3.
Vor 5 Tagen · v t e The Book of Common Prayer ( BCP) is the name given to a number of related prayer books used in the Anglican Communion and by other Christian churches historically related to Anglicanism. The first prayer book, published in 1549 in the reign of King Edward VI of England, was a product of the English Reformation following the break with Rome.
26. Nov. 2023 · The Examen with Fr. James Martin, SJ on Apple Podcasts. 1 episode. The examen is an ancient prayer practice that enables you to find God in your daily life. Our podcast is based on a technique that St. Ignatius Loyola outlined in the "Spiritual Exercises," his classic manual for prayer.