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Eucharistic Adoration: A Window to Heaven

June 26, 2016 by  
Filed under Adoration, Dan Burke, Prayer

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There is no monitor or video screen at eucharistic adoration, no figures or colors shifting across the screen. We simply sit and look at a round piece of bread encircled by light. That bread is the Body of Christ, the consecrated Host, before which countless Catholics gaze in rapt adoration throughout the world. Why? There is no action here: here the action is being, the very being of God. Martha goes... Read More

Leadership & Prayer: 30 Days w/ Teresa of Avila Day 19 reflections

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Leadership and Prayer 30 Days with Teresa of Avila Day 19 Reflections Divine Intimacy Radio   St. Teresa of Avila (also known as St. Teresa of Jesus) gives insights into effective leadership techniques of leadership and prayer. Dan and Melissa reflect on letters from St. Teresa of Avila from Dan Burke’s book 30 Days with Teresa of Avila, Day 19. Topics/Questions covered in the show: St.... Read More

Father Robert Barron on Eucharistic Adoration

February 1, 2013 by  
Filed under Adoration, Dan Burke, Prayer, Videos

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On Eucharistic Adoration On Eucharistic Adoration: Father Robert Barron provides a very effective defense of Eucharistic Adoration in response to Notre Dame’s dissident priest Fr. Richard McBrien’s critique of the practice. Well worth watching and passing along. + To rebut Father McBrien, Father Robert Barron gives examples of notable holy personages of the 20th century who regularly engaged... Read More

A miracle in adoration

January 11, 2013 by  
Filed under Adoration, Dan Burke, Eucharist

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A number of years ago I had an extraordinary experience in adoration. I had suffered for years with chronic and often debilitating pain. The pain caused me to isolate myself because after fighting the pain, I had so little energy to interact with or serve others. After the prompting of the Holy Spirit and a period of reflection and prayer, I decided that I would try to fight through the pain to serve... Read More

What is the point of Eucharistic adoration?

January 5, 2013 by  
Filed under Adoration, Dan Burke, Prayer, Videos

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Why Eucharistic Adoration? Father John Bartunek and Dan Burke talk about the importance of Eucharistic adoration. Father John and Dan Burke discuss how this adoration is a form of prayer, of adoration, that focuses on the Eucharist, the Body and Blood of our Lord Jesus Christ, the sacrament Jesus established (see John 6).  The Eucharist is reserved in the tabernacle of a church or chapel, his tangible... Read More

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