Prayer is The Lifeblood
Prayer lies close to the heart of the christian life. In praise and adoration, in thanksgiving, in repentance, in intercession, in supplication, alone, together, in words, in silence, in the words of prayers that already exist, or in the words we utter for ourselves. This conversation with God implies not simply speaking, but also listening. Here are a few prayers that have helped sustain us, and we hope that they may help you as well.
As the morning mist shrouds the river and then is lifted by the gentle rays of the rising son,
Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as in
St Patricks Breastplate Christ with me, Christ before me, Christ behind me, Christ in me, Christ beneath me, Christ
Almighty God, to whom all hearts are open, all desires known, and from whom no secrets are hidden. Cleanse the
Lord, make me an instrument of Your peace; Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where there is
Leave me alone with God as much as may be. As the tide draws the waters close in upon