Robert J. Wicks
|A Prayer Diary||
If you have deep devotion for God, you can ask Him anything. Every day I bring new questions to Him and He answers me.
O God, grant that I understand that it is you who are parting the fibers of my being in order to penetrate to the very marrow of my substance and bear my very being within yourself.
Teilhard de Chardin
A Christian is one who points at Christ and says, “I can’t prove a thing, but there’s something about His eyes and His voice. There is something about the way He carries His head, His hands, the way He carries His cross—the way he carries me.”
But contemplative forms of prayer set the content aside to allow us to rest in deep silence, where the Holy Spirit forms us But contemplative forms of prayer set the content aside to allow us to rest in deep silence, where the Holy Spirit forms us at a level too deep for words.
Prayer is the way to faith. Some of mankind’s deepest spiritual insights are born in moment of prayer.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
Many things end—hopes, plans, powers—but not the eternal leadings of the Lord our God.