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Help needed and present

There are a number of amazing collisions in the liturgical calendar this weekend.

Sunday May 24th is Pentecost, and the Feast of Mary, Help of Christians. 1,797 more words

Prayer

The Prayer of Petition as the Starting Point for the Movement of Prayer

What actually happens in prayer? If we ask this, we run into a second barrier, which in many respects explains the first. Our crisis in prayer is fundamental, yes, but it is also simply practical: we do not quite know how it is done, and perhaps all the great fundamental difficulties are after all just an ideological superstructure that is supposed to justify this practical inability of ours to cope with prayer. 379 more words

Learning How To Pray

Loved By God

“Every human being is loved by God the Father. No one need feel forgotten, for every name is written in the Lord’s loving Heart.” (Pope Benedict XVI, Twitter, January 30, 2013)

Positively Pro-Life

Benedict on the Way of Beauty and the Path to God

“The way of beauty is a privileged and fascinating path on which to approach the Mystery of God.” Pope Benedict XVI

The following is an excerpt from Pope Benedict XVI’s Wednesday General Audience…

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