Tag: Prayer


January 31, 2017

Pray for Peace

L.J. Milone, Director of Faith Formation While living in Philadelphia I met peace activist Kathy Kelly.  She had been part of a peace delegation to Iraq during the American invasion.  Her delegation met with numerous...


November 09, 2016

True Devotion

Paulo Coelho tells the following story in his book Stories for Parents, Children, and Grandchildren.  “A teacher took his disciple to a lake.  ‘Today, I’m going to show you what true devotion means,’ he said....


November 09, 2016

God transforms our Minds and Hearts

While living in Philadelphia I met peace activist Kathy Kelly.  She had been part of a peace delegation to Iraq during the American invasion.  Her delegation met with numerous Iraqi families to understand their experience...


November 09, 2016

Too Busy to Pray

A busy corporate lawyer complained to a hermit that he was too busy to pray for even five minutes.  The hermit sat in silence for a while.  The lawyer started to get impatient, and then...