Daily Prayer/Reflection – September 13, 2021

Accompaniment is intimately linked to Ignatian spirituality and pedagogy. It always includes an element of personalized care and attention for the individual, whether via a spiritual companion, a pastoral care worker, or teachers. The key thing is being there. But first of all, you need to be close to them. If you are not readily … Continue reading Daily Prayer/Reflection – September 13, 2021

Daily Prayer/Reflection – September 9, 2021

Rabbi John L. Rosove's Prayer Eternal God, Source and Creator of Life; From the depths we have called to you and we call to you again for courage, strength and wisdom on this ten-year anniversary of our nation's tragedy.Grant us courage to confront our enemies. Comfort those who stand alone without spouse, parent, brother, sister, … Continue reading Daily Prayer/Reflection – September 9, 2021

Daily Prayer/Reflection – September 1, 2021

Come Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful and kindle in them the fire of your love. Send forth your Spirit and they shall be created. And You shall renew the face of the earth. O, God, who by the light of the Holy Spirit, did instruct the hearts of the faithful, grant that by the same Holy Spirit we may be truly … Continue reading Daily Prayer/Reflection – September 1, 2021

Daily Prayer/Reflection – August 30, 2021

Four Strategies for Discernment In the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius, there are various “rules for the discernment of spirits”—what we would simply call principles of wise discernment. Included in these rules are four helpful strategies to use when trying to make a good decision. Line up the pros and cons.Make a list of all the … Continue reading Daily Prayer/Reflection – August 30, 2021

Prayer/Reflection – August 26, 2021

The Journey by Mary Oliver One day you finally knewwhat you had to do, and began,though the voices around youkept shoutingtheir bad advice–though the whole housebegan to trembleand you felt the old tugat your ankles.“Mend my life!”each voice cried.But you didn’t stop.You knew what you had to do,though the wind priedwith its stiff fingersat the … Continue reading Prayer/Reflection – August 26, 2021