A morning meditation on asking God for a grace. (Companions evening meditation)
Buddhism and Ignatian spirituality have many fascinating parallels.
Detail in life is oft overlooked but isn’t it the tiny things that make things whole? Awareness is the key to unlocking the gifts of Ignatian spirituality.
Repetition in prayer is very Ignatian, so why not for a real lived experience? Going back to a place or situation may reveal something deeper.
The Examen prayer is not just for the end of the day. Start your day with God and assess your desires, feelings, and the possible challenges you face today.
Spend ten minutes this evening reflecting on the day with God.
In an episode of How I Met Your Mother, Barney looked over the last 24 hours of experiences to see what his heart told him on his cardiogram. It’s a practice we can use in the spiritual life, sans the cardiogram.