Archive for the ‘How To Pray’ Category

How Ten Minutes A Day In Daily Prayer Will Change Your Life

Daily prayer requires a commitment. But do you know that praying even just for ten minutes a day will have a profound positive effect in your life?


A Prayer For Urgent Needs

Have you been in situations where there isn’t any time to pray a novena for 9 consecutive days or even for 9 consecutive hours? Times when you’re almost at the verge of of panic…You need immediate help, relief, comfort, etc. Times like these, I pray the Memorare to St. Joseph or the Memorare to our Blessed Mother nine consecutive times. I then pray […]


One Of My Favorite Prayers

A friend of mine emailed me this prayer and since then, I have been praying it before I begin my day. It has become one of my favorite prayers.   Dear Almighty Lord God Jesus Christ, I thank you for this day, for this is the day that the Lord has made, I will rejoice […]


Having Time For Prayer

“Tomorrow I plan to work, work, from early until late. In fact I have so much to do that I shall spend the first three hours in prayer.”  – Martin Luther  I love this quote from Martin Luther.  It emphasizes the importance of spending some time in prayer no matter how busy we are. I […]


Praying Hands

Praying hands (or the clasped hands) is a common prayer gesture or posture among Christians. The clasped hands are usually held before the heart as a symbol of submission, sincerity, repentance and obedience. Some raise their prayer hands as if pleading to God to grant their prayers. This gesture, however, is not only common to […]


When You Pray, Trust And Believe

I am an active member of our church’s music ministry and I sing during the 9 am Mass on Sundays at our parish church. There are only 5 of us who make up the church’s “choir” for this particular Mass (one plays the guitar, one plays the piano and the three of us sing). I […]


Video – Novenas and Fasting


I’m going to answer in this video specific questions about the Rosary, novenas and fasting: When you go to the next set of mysteries, do you have to repeat the 3 Hail Marys and 1 Our Father? Do I have to pray a novena the same time/place always? Does the length of time for fasting […]