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Letting God Pray In You

Our church plans two silent retreats each year. At least one of those retreats is hosted by a Sisters of Charity convent which houses a prayer center for anyone looking for a place to pray in silence. 649 more words

Spiritual Formation

Silent Retreat (2014)

Canadian horror Silent Retreat doesn’t want you to idly sit back whilst it plays out in front of you, your fourth beer going warm out of forgetfulness. 354 more words

Film Reviews


I see you
not face to face
not directly
not just yet
Your Radiance
blinding all but the reckless impassioned

It’s not a bad thing…

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I Begin Again.

So it’s been what, about 2 years since my last post?  Yeah, I’m not good at this.  Here’s the thing, I mean well.  I want to do better and strive to be a better version of myself. 414 more words

The Quieter Side of Koh Phanyan

The tiny shaven-headed nun stands, bows and leaves us. All 27 of us file silently out of the hall. Eye contact is avoided and fledgling friendships are forgotten as each guest begins to withdraw inside their own head. 1,673 more words

Bead control

I once taught a prayer bracelet workshop at a silent retreat. That was very difficult for me. I normally want to control things, and when I can’t talk, I can’t control. 357 more words

Religious And Spiritual