Quote for the Day

Vocal prayers, as we know, give no information to God: but they do give us that temper of mind in which we can approach Him... If anyone objects that this is tantamount to saying that vocal prayer is a self-suggestion, I reply that a very great deal of it is self-suggestion; and, moreover, that we ought thus to suggest to our reluctant and wandering minds such devotional ideas... It has always been used by religious persons; and we ought not to be afraid of doing that which has always been done … [Read more...]