How do I pray? Is my prayer more often focused on a positive vision, or on things that I disagree with or that trouble me? Might my experience of prayer change if I prayed more often in favour of things?
This recording was made at the Pitt Street Uniting Church in Sydney during an ecumenical service praying for refugees and asylum seekers.
Jim Manney SJ talks about the Examen prayer. It is an Ignatian way of praying that helps us to be more conscious of God’s presence in our lives. Becky Eldredge explains the five steps of the Examen
This reflection sheet looks at the idea that human persons are social by nature. It focuses on a brief quote from Pope Francis’ encyclical On the Light of Faith (Lumen Fidei), offers some points for reflection, a prayer, and ideas for action in daily life.