Every month, we highlight a Catholic resource that we have identified with on a personal level. Check out what we have to say about it!
But if I tarry long, that thou mayest know how thou oughtest to behave thyself in the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and ground of the truth..
-1 Timothy 3:15
***Please Note: This has not changed from last month. Andy has been away enjoying a sunny vacation and will have a new commentary ready for April 1st.***
The Eastern Catholic Churches
This month, I would like to focus my commentary on the left lung of the Roman Catholic Church...
"And you shall know the truth, and the truth shall set you free."
How to Pray When Your Heart Hurts
For a while now, our Lord has had me pondering prayer and its occurrence and importance in my life. I have been specifically thinking about my most fervent prayers…how they have occurred in the depths of great sorrow, or great emotional suffering. This emotional suffering could have been the result of prolonged and intense physical pain, or due simply to troubling circumstances in my life at the time. And while physical pain is difficult, it is the emotional pain that accompanies it, or emotional pain in general, that I have found to be the most challenging to manage. This is where prayer comes in...