Prayer Articles

How do we create space for God in our lives?

Reflections from Catholics exploring our relationship with God through prayer.

12 May
2020
Looking outward

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There is great power in many voices united in prayer. Such unity is a window open to the world. In his Lenten message (2015)...

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5 May
2020
Put out into the deep*

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We need to develop a deep understanding and appreciation of what is important, rather than living life on the surface. During the 35th General...

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29 Apr
2020
Praying for deacons

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When Pope Francis prays this May that deacons may be an invigorating symbol for the Church, he may be focusing on what in a...

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21 Apr
2020
Prayer rite: The invitation of May Day

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Hymns, readings, reflection and prayers of petition for 1 May. Hymns: Come to Set Us Free, Bernadette Farrell; A New Heart for a New...

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13 Apr
2020
Praying for freedom from addiction

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Pope Francis’ Intention for April is Freedom from Addiction. This prayer encompasses all of us. When we hear of addicts we usually think of...

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8 Apr
2020
Our lives after coronavirus

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For most of us the last two weeks have been like living in a washing machine on spin rinse.  The speed of change has...

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29 Mar
2020
With Jesus in the Desert: A retreat for a time of isolation

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This retreat, With Jesus in the Desert, has been prepared by the staff of Jesuit Communications for the use of people who have to...

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2020
Day 14: With Jesus cooking for his disciples

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‘With Jesus in the Desert’ is an online retreat that has been developed for people who are in social isolation during the coronavirus pandemic....

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2020
Day 13: With Jesus and Mary Magdalene

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‘With Jesus in the Desert’ is an online retreat that has been developed for people who are in social isolation during the coronavirus pandemic....

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2020
Day 12: With Jesus at Golgotha

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‘With Jesus in the Desert’ is an online retreat that has been developed for people who are in social isolation during the coronavirus pandemic....

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2020
Day 11: With Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane

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‘With Jesus in the Desert’ is an online retreat that has been developed for people who are in social isolation during the coronavirus pandemic....

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2020
Day 10: With Jesus as he quietens the waves

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‘With Jesus in the Desert’ is an online retreat that has been developed for people who are in social isolation during the coronavirus pandemic....

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