Mental prayer

The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ. THE AGONY IN THE GARDEN.


The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ. THE AGONY IN THE GARDEN. The Gospel of St. Luke 22: 39-46 recounts to us what happened after Jesus and the disciples observed the Passover meal: they went to Mount of Olives to pray. “And he came out, and went, as was his custom, to the Mount of Olives; and the disciples followed him. And when he came to the place he said to them, ‘Pray that you may not enter into temptation.’  And he []

POPE FRANCIS ON PRAYER: It is not about getting what I want but entrusting one’s self to the Father.


POPE FRANCIS ON PRAYER: It is not about getting what I want but entrusting one’s self to the Father. Dear brethren in Christ, below you’ll find a ZENIT translation of Pope Francis’ address when he met with Padre Pio prayer groups, who are in Rome to venerate the saints’ relics, in St. Peter’s Basilica on Feb. 6, 2016. During his address, Pope Francis emphasized that: “Prayer…is not a good practice to get some peace of heart; nor is it a devout means []