a clergyman may be apparently as useless as a cat, but he is also as fascinating, for there must be some strange reason for his existence (GK Chesterton): one retired Anglican septuagenarian clergyman's THOUghts, discOverings, readings, scribbLes, wOndeRings and dooDles exploring that strange reason
Wednesday, 24 June 2009
What Prayer Is
Prayer is a disciplined dedication to paying attention.
…to the LORD, that is.
From The Spiritual Life by John H Westerhoff III and John D Eusden in today's Reading for Reflection in A Guide to Prayer.