“Catholic Spiritual Practices” Is a Tool Kit for Prayer


"The fruit of silence is prayer; the fruit of prayer is faith; the fruit of faith is love; the fruit of love is service; the fruit of service is peace.”  --Mother Teresa, founder of the Missionaries of CharityWhen I was invited to review a book on “Catholic Spiritual Practices” for the Patheos Book Club, how could I say no?  It was an opportunity, I realized, to grow in intimacy with God during this Advent season:  to deepen my faith and to rest in silence near the heart of the Father. … [Read more...]