Prayers for Every Day- morning and evening prayers for each day of the week, including a scripture reading and intercessions
Companion in Illness - ideas for prayer and practical suggestions
Very Young Children Pray - introduction to prayers of the church and simple prayers for various parts of a child's life; new: Scriptural Rosary for children
Prayer in Particular Circumstances - prayers for fathers and mothers, for the earth, prayers for guidance, the Serenity Prayer, new: Nine days of prayer with Saint Paul of the Cross
Advent and the Christmas Season - praying through a busy season
Lent and Easter - collection of prayers and meditations
Stations of the Cross - about the Stations; Stations to pray; the Way of the Cross with Saint Paul of the Cross; Stations of the Cross for Children
New: Nine days of prayer with Saint Joseph, Nine days of prayer with Saint Paul of the Cross, Nine days of Prayer with Saint Gabriel Possenti
Pray with Imagination
The Gift of Prayer
is at the heart of a vital, personal relationship with God. Thoughts on how to receive and use this precious gift.
Taught by the Holy Spirit
Stories of the patriarchs and the prophets, the history of
, the great prayers we call the psalms, taught even Jesus about prayer.
Because Jesus became like us, he had to learn to pray. We can learn from his example and from his teaching.
The Prayer Jesus Taught Us
can awaken and stimulate our faith. In it Jesus teaches us how to approach God.
The Hail Mary and the Rosary
both simple and profound. In it we participate "in the communion of saints" who pray with and for us in union with Jesus Christ.
The Sign of the Cross
"symbolizes God blessing us, God embracing us with blessings. And in this same sign we express our belief in God from whom all our blessings flow."
How to Recite Liturgy of the HoursThe Structure of the LiturgyRecite Morning PrayerRecite Evening PrayerRecite Night PrayerOffice of Readings
Retreat right now:Real Prayer, Virtual RetreatSee also:Other Resources on the World Wide Webwell organized, up-to-date list of other Web pages on prayer What is prayer
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