Inner Space: Journey to the Heart

What comes to mind when you hear the word “space?” Physical surroundings? The beauty of creation? The wide open spaces of West Texas? The final frontier and the voyages of the starship Enterprise? The Apollo missions, space shuttle flights? Yes, it is all this and more. We tend to think of space as a physical reality that is outside of us. We exist in and … Continue reading Inner Space: Journey to the Heart

Pray in Silence – St. John Cassian

“But whenever you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret” (Matthew 6:6). This may be fulfilled by us as follows: we make our request within our room when, drawing our hearts within, away from the tumult of all thoughts and cares, we disclose our petitions to the Lord intimately and in secret. We pray … Continue reading Pray in Silence – St. John Cassian