Deacon-structing Prayer: Part 2
Last week we defined prayer as relationship. If our relationship with God is a love relationship (and it should be), then prayer is how we relate with our loved one.
When I was a little kid, my mother taught us that prayer was just talking. That’s why I’m not so much into the standard prayers; the Hail Holy Queen, the Rosary; the Act of Contrition… I’d rather tell God that I am sorry in my own words. Imagine you had a friend whom you’ve hurt and need to apologize to. Do you ask someone else to write an apology and then