Tag Archives: Lord’s Prayer

Taking Credit

  “Thy will be done.” We pray this all the time, yet we rarely mean it. What we really mean is, “May Your will be the same as mine” don’t we? It is just so tempting to take our plans … Continue reading

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Do I forgive or not?

It can be so hard to figure out this whole forgiveness thing. With Be Not Afraid, I have  helped many people work through what it really means for their own situations. Of course, I’m always working it out in my own … Continue reading

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It’s funny that the next act of mercy seems to be the same as the one before. To forgive offenses willingly seems like to be the same as bearing wrongs patiently. They are definitely tied up together. I think the key … Continue reading

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Rote Prayer

There are a lot of rote prayers and activities in the Catholic faith. There are lots of prayers you can memorize and say on a regular basis. It’s not to say that spontaneous prayer is not encouraged, but there is … Continue reading

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