Pray every day

March 8 2020

March 8 morning

2886 have prayed

With Jesus in the morning

Today is the second Sunday of Lent, and the Church offers us the Gospel of the Transfiguration (Matthew 17:1-9). I stand beside Peter, James and John, and I contemplate Jesus. I hear the voice coming from the cloud: “This is my beloved Son…Listen to him!” Do I listen to Jesus? I think of all the Christians in the world who will hear this Word today, especially those in China. Make us all, Lord, one body, living in fidelity to your Gospel and in unity. Our Father…

March 8 morning

March 8 afternoon

1770 have prayed

With Jesus during the day

Let us listen to Pope Francis as he questions us about our relationship with the Lord: “Are there times when you put yourself in his presence in silence, when you stay with him without haste, and you let yourself be looked at by him? If you do not allow him to feed your heart with the warmth of his love and tenderness, you will have no fire, and so how can you kindle the hearts of others with your testimony and your words? “

March 8 afternoon

March 8 night

1919 have prayed

With Jesus in the night

Give thanks for the day that ends. Pause to reflect in your heart. How was your day? Appreciate the moments of God’s grace. Look at the moments of difficulty. What thoughts did you have? What attitudes did you have? What feelings did you experience? In moments of difficulty, cultivate patience, ask God for help, do not be guided by dark thoughts and do not abandon your good purposes. Resolve to do better tomorrow! Hail Mary…

March 8 night