3rd Benefit to Praying the Scriptures
3. Your anxiety is eased. Philippians 4:6-7 actually tells us to go to Him in prayer when we are anxious! 22 more words
The other day a priest in my community, Father Theophane Cooney, CP, gave me a short instruction that he gives to people about reading the scriptures; it’s based on an old method called in latin “lectio divina” or “sacred reading.” I put his instruction on my blog yesterday and a surprising number of people read it, so I’d like to share it with you today as we read from the Gospel of John. 650 more words
Have you ever cried out – “Oh God, be gracious to me.”?
Perhaps in intercession you have groaned – “Oh God, be gracious to them.”? 742 more words