Tag Archives: Listening Prayer

Block and Tackle

What do you observe when you see a sailing ship with its massive sails and webs of ropes? What does each strand do; how does each chord contribute to setting sail? I couldn’t tell you. I admire the minds that … Continue reading

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Learning God’s Language: Prayer

Prayer: the use of language or the absence of words directed to the One who made us for Himself, for reasons as wide as the sky, or for no other reason than to listen. In posts like “What language shall … Continue reading

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Listening Prayer

“If you have ears to hear, listen,” Jesus repeatedly says. It is the first act of the art of prayer, the middle act, and the last act. ¬†Over time we find the wisest and most humble among us understand prayer … Continue reading

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