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Centering Prayer

I’m reading up on centering prayer at the moment, listening to Fr Thomas Keating and discovering his books. I rather like him, and the way of praying he suggests.  Lent, for me, will be about praying. Consciously taking more time … Continue reading

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Faith

1 As the deer longs for the water brooks, • so longs my soul for you, O God. 2 My soul is athirst for God, even for the living God; • when shall I come before the presence of God? 3 My tears … Continue reading

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Night Prayer

Psalm 91 Refrain: Keep me as the apple of your eye. 1 Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High • and abides under the shadow of the Almighty, 2 Shall say to the Lord, ‘My refuge and my stronghold, • my … Continue reading

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Christe, Eleison

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LOVE IS LOVE – Pray For Orlando

Here are the names  of those who have been killed in Orlando this weekend. Pray for those who lost their loved ones and for those who do not feel this loss. ——— Pray for the LGBT Community in Orlando and … Continue reading

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Praying

It doesn’t have to be the blue iris, it could be weeds in a vacant lot, or a few small stones; just pay attention, then patch a few words together and don’t try to make them elaborate, this isn’t a … Continue reading

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Absurdly Loved

“We can only be faithful in our affirmation that God has not deserted us but has called us in the middle of all the unexplainable absurdities of life.” Henri Nouwen (read here) ~~~ God has not deserted us.  In death, … Continue reading

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