When the Domestic Church practices Church at home…
The first weekend when the churches were closed because of the pandemic, my family decided to sing a few hymns prior to watching Mass online. My daughter later put up a short video on Twitter with the hashtag #ChurchAtHome. That was the beginning of my domestic church practicing Church at home. We often hear…
The Perpetual Student
According to the French Philosopher Nicolas Malebranche, “attention is the natural prayer of the soul.” Since studying requires an attentive mind, it follows that studying may be a form of prayer. Therefore, the perpetual student is simply praying without ceasing.
Reflections on Praying with Psalms
Psalms play a significant role in Christian worship. As a cantor in the Roman Catholic church, even though I have led congregations in Responsorial Psalms during Mass for years, I struggle with making Psalms a meaningful part of my prayer life. Therefore, I am sharing the following notes on Praying with Psalms that I gathered…