Posts by Colleen Spiro

Praying in Communion with the Saints

Praying with or to the Saints is a traditional way to pray in the strength of “the communion of saints” or those virtuous Christians who have gone before us and who now live eternally in heaven. 1.  Become educated about saints. We Catholics celebrate “All Saints Day” every November 1st. On this holy day we…

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How to Pray Without Ceasing

The Bible says that we should pray without ceasing.  (I Thessalonians 5:17)  But how do we do this in a normal busy life?  Here are some ideas I’ve found helpful. How to do this prayer practice: To pray unceasingly seems almost impossible to do.  However, there are ways to pray sporadically throughout the day and…

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