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I am too tired to focus in prayer, what can I do?

May 12, 2012 by  
Filed under Dan Burke, Difficulties, Prayer, Vocal

Dear Dan, I have a question regarding the rosary that I'm hoping you can help me with. I love to pray the rosary and typically I'm able to meditate on the mysteries. Sometimes, I find myself not being able to sleep, but tired enough that I'm not able to effectively focus on the mysteries. In that situation, like last night, I focused my mind on each word, it was almost like praying against a white... Read More

My bed calls to me…

November 21, 2009 by  
Filed under Challenges, Theophilus

My Bed Calls to Me… My Bed Calls to Me… My Bed Calls to Me: This morning Lord, my heart is dull and seems only half alive. I come before you only by my will, not my desire. I am tired and weary after a night of tossing and turning. My muscles ache, I am weak, the bed is calling me back. Why is my soul so fickle and seemingly so subject to the weaknesses of my flesh? One day it is inflamed... Read More