Power in Prayer

  • CMLA Prayer Toolkit

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    You can view this as a flipbook here: https://catholicmenleaders.org/prayertoolkit/
    Men, God is calling us—He is inviting each and every one of us—into a relationship of intimate, personal, loving, and life-giving communion. In order to respond faithfully when God calls, we must trust God enough ...

  • Lectio: Prayer

    1 season

    This is the first episode of a 6-part series available on FORMED. To enjoy the entire series along with bonus materials, please visit www.formed.org/trial.

    With the clear teaching and artistry of the Augustine Institute's Lectio series, Dr. Tim Gray masterfully uses the discipline of Lectio Divi...

  • SHADE
    1 season

    SHADE

    1 season

    This is the first episode of a multipart series available on FORMED. To enjoy the entire series, please visit www.formed.org/trial.

    "SHADE" is a new acoustic series featuring the music of Brother Isaiah, CFR. Brother Isaiah offers simple and uncut prayers from the heart hoping these "holy-hooks"...

  • Perpetual Adoration

    Prayer changes things. Bishop Shawn McKnight shares why commitment to the second Pillar of Stewardship, prayer, is necessary for a Christian Disciple, and how Perpetual Adoration allows us an extended moment where we can quiet ourselves down and listen to our Lord. Sign me up! (9 minutes)

  • The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius by Saint Ignatius of Loyola

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    These Spiritual Exercises were written by Ignatius of Loyola, a theologian, priest, and founder of the Society of Jesus, in the sixteenth century. They are Catholic prayers, reflections, meditations, mental exercises, and directions designed to be read and carried out over a 28 to 30 day time per...

  • Is It Possible to Pray At All Times? with Fr. Damian Ference

    Matt Fradd questions Saint Thomas about prayer. Should we pray a long time? How do we pray continuously? Find out the angelic doctor's thoughts in this eminently practical podcast.

  • How to Be Holy: First Steps in Becoming a Saint by Peter Kreeft

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    "Life, in the end, has only one tragedy: not to have been a saint." – Léon Bloy

    The ever-popular and prolific Peter Kreeft says that the most important question he has written about is how one becomes holy, or to put it another way, how one becomes a saint. This question is central to all the gr...

  • Awakening Love: An Ignatian Retreat with the Song of Songs by Gregory Cleveland

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    Discover Gods personal love for you through this Ignatian retreat with the Song of Songs! Ignatian spiritual director and priest Greg Cleveland, OMV draws the reader into a personal experience of Ignatian spirituality through embracing this often ignored book of the Bible. The Spiritual Exercises...

  • Opening the Word

    1 season

    Welcome to Opening the Word, a program offering prayer and insights for the Sunday Readings. Featuring a variety of experienced presenters including Dr. Tim Gray, Mary Healy, Scott Powell, Dr. Edward Sri, and Fr. John Riley, Martha Fernandez, and Ben Akers, the videos are designed to facilitate t...

  • The Imitation of Christ by Thomas á Kempis

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    The spiritual classic by Thomas á Kempis, the second most widely read spiritual book after the Bible, has had an astonishing impact on the spiritual lives of countless saints, peasants, and popes for centuries. Even today, the soul-searching words of the fifteenth-century cleric Thomas á Kempis c...

  • Praise God and Thank Him by Jeff Cavins

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    The Bible holds many keys for living a joyful life, and praise and thanksgiving are two of the most powerful. Jeff Cavins explains what biblical praise is and how it can transform any difficulty and lead to a deeper trust in God. He shows how thanksgiving—the attitude of gratitude—is a natural ex...

  • The Everyday Catholic's Guide to the Liturgy of the Hours by Daria Sockey

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    You don't live in a cloister or a monastery, but you take your prayer life seriously and want to explore ways to pray regularly and better. The Liturgy of the Hours, aka Divine Office, is one of those ways--and according to the Catholic Church, one of the very best. For those of us who find it a ...

  • Understanding "Our Father" by Scott Hahn

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    The prayer at hand has been called many things: the Pater Noster, the Our Father, the Model Prayer, the Lord’s Prayer. In Understanding ‘Our Father,’ Dr. Scott Hahn presents a unique meditation on this common prayer, leading readers to consider the wealth of meaning in this seemingly simple praye...

  • The Power of Silence by Cardinal Robert Sarah with Nicolas Diat

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    In a time when technology penetrates our lives in so many ways and materialism exerts such a powerful influence over us, Cardinal Robert Sarah presents a bold book about the strength of silence. The modern world generates so much noise, he says, that seeking moments of silence has become both har...

  • Devotional Audio by Dennis Girard

    7 videos

    Enter more deeply into these popular Catholic devotions with beautiful music and heartfelt prayer.

  • Praying the Rosary Like Never Before by Dr. Edward Sri

    Dr. Edward Sri is a nationally sought Catholic speaker who appears regularly on EWTN and is a founding leader of FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students). In this discussion of his book, The New Rosary in Scripture: Biblical Insights on Praying the Twenty Mysteries (Servant Books), Dr. ...

  • The Necessity of Divine Mercy by Fr. Chris Alar

    Fr. Chris Alar, MIC, reveals the urgency to live and share the powerful message of Divine Mercy. He explains the basics of the Divine Mercy feast, image, novena, chaplet, and hour of mercy, and how to incorporate them into your spiritual life. Discover God's transformative message of Divine Mercy.

  • Meditations on the Stations of the Cross by Ronald Thomas

    The Stations of the Cross is a devotion and reflection in which we walk alongside Jesus on His way to Calvary. By prayerfully participating in this meditation, we are able to see clearly in His passion and death the depths of God's love for mankind and the price He paid for our salvation. This pr...

  • Discipline that Lasts a Lifetime by Dr. Ray Guarendi

    "How do I know what God wants?" Knowing the will of God can be an intimidating topic for people of all ages. In this talk, Fr. Larry Richards, the founder of "The Reason for Our Hope" foundation, delves into the process of discernment. With personal stories, practical steps, and sound advice, Fr....

  • The Saving Power of Divine Mercy by Fr. Jason Brooks

    Pope St. John Paul II said that Divine Mercy is THE message for the third millennium and God's gift to our time. There is nothing that mankind needs more than Christ's Divine Mercy. To help us avail ourselves of that loving mercy, Fr. Brooks focuses on what we know of God's Mercy, our response to...

  • The Second Greatest Story Ever Told by Fr. Michael Gaitley

    In this vastly popular talk, Fr. Michael Gaitley describes the "second greatest story ever told"—a story that encompasses Divine Mercy, the life of Pope St. John Paul II, and the crucial role that Marian Consecration can play in your life. Fr. Gaitley is a priest in the Congregation of Marian Fat...

  • Lectio Divina: Hearing God's Voice Through Scripture by Tim Gray

    In this informative presentation, Dr. Tim Gray, the President of the Augustine Institute in Denver, Colorado, shares how Lectio Divina enables you to enter into a dialogue with God. This prayerful reading of Sacred Scripture is a proven means to encounter God in daily life and will benefit both t...

  • The Our Father: A Short Course with Dr. Ben Akers

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    This is the first episode of a 6-part series available on FORMED. To enjoy the entire series, please visit www.formed.org/trial.

    When asked what they should say in prayer the Lord gives his disciples the “Our Father.” This prayer is considered a gift from the Lord and one that we should especial...