Guidelines for Fasting and Prayer

GUIDELINES FOR FASTING AND PRAYER, 2014 Understanding fasting and prayer: Prayer is worship of God and working with God. Prayer is adoration and collaboration with God in what he’s doing – that his Kingdom comes and his will is done on earth as it is in heaven....

Halloween, it’s history and how to pray

Halloween is celebrated on 31 October every year in many nations, even by believers who are completely unaware of the origins or of the spiritual implications. This is the night when most paganists honor the spirits of the dead, offer human sacrifices and make pacts...

Ignatian and Eastern Orthodox Spirituality

A while ago I asked for prayer regarding my wife and I starting the Ignatian Spiritual Exercises under the weekly guidance of the Jesuits in Johannesburg (“Ignatian Retreat in Daily Life”, an hour a day of prayer-meditation over a ten month period). It drew quite a...