The Word Among Us

April 2013 Issue

Touching the Heart of God

A Meditation on Prayer by Pope Benedict XVI

Touching the Heart of God: A Meditation on Prayer by Pope Benedict XVI

I want to speak of one small aspect of the life of prayer, namely, meditation. And what is meditation? It means “remembering” all that God has done and not forgetting his many great benefits (Psalm 103:2). . . .

The heart and the mind must, of course, take part in this prayer. However, we are speaking today of a meditation that does not consist of...

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