A Mass of Comfortable Familiarity and Ardent Longing
by Elizabeth Scalia . November 7, 2019 .
Making a Holy Hour? Here Are Some Reading Recommendations for Adoration
by Elizabeth Scalia . October 24, 2019 .
Persistence in Prayer
by Bishop Robert Barron . October 20, 2019 .
The Bible and the great Tradition are massively interested in prayer, especially the prayer of petition. There are many types of prayer—meditation, contemplation, adoration, etc.—but the most basic and most practiced form of prayer is the prayer of petition, of asking God for something. Studies have shown that everyone prays,…
Jesus May Not “Need” Our Adoration, But He Asked for It
by Elizabeth Scalia . October 10, 2019 .
Nocturnal Adoration: Where the Milk and Honey Flows
by Elizabeth Scalia . October 3, 2019 .
Abba Father, Bring us Jesus
by Bishop Robert Barron . July 24, 2016 .
The Our Father, the Lord’s Prayer, is a request for Christ. As we examine this most famous prayer line by line, we see it's all about Jesus. That He might come and have communion with us is precisely what we hope for when we cry out to "our Abba who art in heaven."