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Prayer of Quiet: Part 6

The Prayer of Quiet is “accompanied by the greatest peace and quietness” and “heavenly water begins to flow from this source of which I am speaking—that is, from our very depths—it proceeds to spread within us and cause an interior

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Prayer of Quiet: Part 5

In the Prayer of Quiet: “The will certainly seems to me to be united in some way with the will of God; but it is by the effects of this prayer and the actions that follow it that the genuineness of

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Prayer of Quiet: Part 4

Through the “enlargement of the heart . . . this heavenly water begins to flow from this source of which I am speaking—that is, from our very depths—it proceeds to spread within us and cause an interior dilation and produce

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Prayer of Quiet: Part 3

I certainly find secret things in ourselves that often amaze me–and how many more there must be! O my Lord and my God! How wondrous is Thy greatness! And we creatures go about like silly little shepherd boys, thinking we

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Don’t Forget the Sandwich

Prayer of Quiet: Part 2 The other day I used my lunch hour for errands. I tried to do this as efficiently as possible. I stopped by the dry cleaners (less than three minutes). Filled and washed the car (record

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