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Lectio Divina: One way to pray with Scripture
In the tradition of the Church, there is an excellent and reliable method for us to read these sacred books called lectio divina. An ancient form of praying in Scripture,
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Catechesis on prayer 15. The Virgin Mary, prayerful woman
Continung his catecheses on prayer, Pope Francis introduces us to Mary as the prayerful woman. We can imagine the young girl of Nazareth wrapped in silence, in continuous dialogue with
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We’re Hiring! Maintenance Manger and Cleaning Help
Now hiring, send resumes to office@goodcounselretreat.org Retreat House Cleaning Staff: On-call positions require prompt response rate for quick retreat turnovers. Ensure excellence in housekeeping sanitation, safety, and comfort for Retreat
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Catechesis 12: The prayer of Jesus
Jesus’ first public act, his baptism in the Jordan by John the Baptist, was one of joining the people coming together in prayer, particularly a penitential prayer. This is why
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One-Time Spiritual Direction on a Retreat
https://spiritualdirection.com/2022/05/27/one-time-spiritual-direction-in-a-retreat-setting I concur with this article by Claire Dwyer.  We offer brief meetings for prayer and direction on our retreats, but my experience is that sometimes people come with a
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Bring everything to the Lord. Catechesis 8: the prayer of David
Continuing his catechesis on prayer, Pope Francis looks at King David, who has a unique and central role in salvation history, as the promised Messiah would come from the descendants
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