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    Trust and Intimacy in Prayer

    In an episode of Pop-Up Prayer, Jean Heaton talks about how 12-step practices can help us to understand the role of trust and intimacy...
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    Come, Holy Spirit, and Change My Heart

    As we approach Pentecost, Gretchen Crowder leads us in prayer. Come, Holy Spirit! You may also like: Pentecost Astonishment by Pope Francis Imaginative Prayer: Pentecost by Vinita...
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    “Everyone is just looking to be told that who he or she is is right and true and wholly acceptable. No need to tinker...
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    Listening to the Spirit

    This story is inspired by Acts 8:26–40. I am Philip. The Holy Spirit has been giving me the free gift of paying attention, of staying...
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    National Biographers’ Day

    May 16 is National Biographers’ Day, making it a good day to spend some time with the biographies of notable Jesuits. Take a Mini-Retreat...
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    Surprises as an Ignatian Writer

    Becky Eldredge, Ignatian spiritual director, retreat facilitator, and author, is being honored with the Writer’s Award in Spirituality from the Loyola Institute for Spirituality....
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    Being Real in Prayer

    Fr. Kevin O’Brien, SJ, tells us that God wants us to be real in prayer. In this episode of Pop-Up Prayer, O’Brien reminds us...
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    Brian Grogan, SJ, on Pedro Arrupe, SJ

    Congratulations to Brian Grogan, SJ, for winning an Independent Press Award and an Illumination Book Awards Gold Medal for his biography of Pedro Arrupe,...
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    Fighting Nerves by Dancing with Jesus

    I struggled to pray as my mind bounced from one distraction to another. The biggest distraction was preparations for a trip to El Salvador...
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    Prayer and the Second Week

    This post is based on Week Four of An Ignatian Prayer Adventure. Fr. Joseph Tetlow, SJ, makes these key points in talking about prayer and...