Category Archives: prayer

The Prayer of Saint Ephraim the Syrian

Prayer of St. Ephraim O Lord and Master of my life,Take from me the spirit of sloth, despair, lust of power and idle talk. But give rather the spirit of chastity, meekness of mind, patience and love to Thy servant. … Continue reading

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Metropolitan Kalistos Ware talks about fasting during Lent and at other times.

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Metropolitan Kallistos Ware: Prayer

Happy Monday, all.  Yeah, I know.  Monday.  Just remember, you can’t get to the weekend without Monday. Following the prayer(s) idea for Lent.  Below is a wonderful discussion of prayer by one of the most interesting speakers I have ever … Continue reading

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