Tagged: prayer

(Not That) Lazy August Days

I haven’t blogged so far this August since the boat adventure: in some ways it’s been a quieter month with an opportunity for more spiritual refreshment from the Lord. In other ways, it has been...

Faith that is New and Alive

I spent one of the most joyful weeks of my life last week in Rome, celebrating the mysteries of Holy Week with our Holy Father. We were seriously blessed. A few of our group...

He who sings prays twice

He who sings prays twice

Up until this year, I never seriously thought about including singing in catechesis. I noticed in some of the resources we use that they recommended hymns or songs for the catechetical session, but I...

On Not Doing Anything

On Not Doing Anything

Very sorry for the big lull, readers; for the past week, I’ve been absorbed with doing not very much. Yes, that’s right: no Internet connection, not checking your phone for days on end, with...

Sacrificial Effort

Sacrificial Effort

Some days, I get a teeny-weeny glimpse of the efforts God makes in seeking us out and drawing us to himself. Some days, you feel like you’re chasing after people all day long. “Sorry...