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Prayer

12 Oct

“True prayer is nothing but love.” – St. Augustine

“Prayer is the inner bath of love into which the soul plunges itself.” – St. John Vianney

“Everyone of us needs half an hour of prayer each day, except when we are busy – then we need an hour.” – St. Francis de Sales

“If man wants to pray, let him go and pray.” – Rule of St. Benedict

“Prayer is the raising of one’s mind and heart to God or the requesting of good things from God.” – St John Damascene

Prayer is a “vital and personal relationship with the living and true God.” – CCC 2558

Prayer is a “covenant relationship between God and man in Christ.” – CCC 2564

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Posted by on October 12, 2011 in Being Catholic, Inner Reflection

 

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