Posts about Pray

The Sounding Blog

Make A Difference In Your Life

Ever feel like there is never enough time for personal growth in your faith? Have you made goals to pray more, read more, and learn more but rarely can…

Apr 04, 2017
Pemptousia Partnership

St. John Cassian (February, 29): How Should We Pray

Feast of St. John Cassian the Roman is on February 29, and for non-leap years on February 28. St. Cassian (360-435) was a monk, known for his mystical…

Mar 02, 2017
The Prayer Team

Opening the Gates

Indeed I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord.  For His sake I have suffered the loss of all things,…

Feb 20, 2016
The Prayer Team

Daily Devotion, February 19: PRAY!

Pray constantly!  I Thessalonians 5:17   Good morning Prayer Team! Note: Beginning tomorrow, Saturday, February 20, I will begin a new unit of the…

Feb 19, 2016
The Prayer Team

Daily Devotion, January 21: Where Do I Pray?

And when you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites; for they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at the street corners, that they may be seen…

Jan 21, 2016
The Prayer Team

Daily Devotion, Friday January 15: How Often Should I Pray?

Rejoice always, pray constantly, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.  I Thessalonians 5:16-18   Good…

Jan 15, 2016

IOCC Responds As Severe Weather Cripples Communities From Texas To The Midwest

December 31, 2015 Baltimore, MD (IOCC) — International Orthodox Christian Charities (IOCC) is preparing emergency relief for survivors of severe weather…

Jan 05, 2016
The Sounding Blog

VIDEO: What Do You Mean, ‘Pray to the Saints?’

“Wait . . . you pray to saints?!” I remember someone asking me something similar after my conversion to Orthodoxy. I tried to explain but they…

Aug 31, 2015
The Sounding Blog

To Pray in Jesus’ Name

For all who seek the fullness of life in Christ, ancient Christian faith is deeply satisfying. Rather than justifying one’s self as she is, prayer…

Jun 08, 2015
The Sounding Blog

When the Pray-er Becomes Prayer

Recently, I ran across a compelling quote from the pen of St. John Chrysostom, which I believe is very telling of the spiritual poverty people experience…

Jan 26, 2015