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Seeking the Heart of God: Reflections on Prayer In Seeking The Heart Of God, Two Of The Most Renowned And Inspirational Spiritual Leaders Mother Teresa And Brother Roger Combine Their Wisdom And Experience To Offer A Practical, Joyful Celebration Of The Power Of PrayerPrayer, Though Central To All Denominations, Remains Mysterious To Many Here, The Distinct Yet Complementary Voices Of Mother Teresa And Brother Roger Honor Prayer As The Wellspring Of Love And Compassion And Illuminate It As An Integral Part Of Everday Life In Reality, There Is Only One True Prayer, Only One Substantial Prayer Christ Himself, Writes Mother Teresa There Is Only One Voice Of Christ Prayer Is Oneness With Christ Mother Teresa And Brother Roger First Met In In Taize, France Several Months Later, In Calcutta, They Collaborated On What Became The First Of Several Joint Appeals For Christian Reconciliation Their Mutual Agenda Is Clear A Passionate Commitment To The Alleviation Of Human Suffering And The Use Of Prayer As A Source Of Comfort, Strength And Communion With GodIn Their Work And Travels, Both Mother Teresa And Brother Roger Perceived A Great Hunger For Guidance In Prayer The Result Is This Inspirational Text Of Short Commentaries On How To Use Prayer In Daily Life Comprised Of Chapters, Each Written Half By Brother Roger, Seeking The Heart Of Godnbsp Is Their Wise And Lyrical Offering To Those Whose Hunger Is That Of The Spirit

About the Author: Mother Teresa

Blessed Teresa of Calcutta, or Mother Teresa, born Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu was an Albanian Roman Catholic nun who founded the Missionaries of Charity in Kolkata Calcutta , India in 1950 For over forty years she ministered to the poor, sick, orphaned, and dying, while guiding the Missionaries of Charity s expansion, first throughout India and then in other countries.By the 1970s she had become internationally famed as a humanitarian and advocate for the poor and helpless, due in part to a documentary, and book, Something Beautiful for God by Malcolm Muggeridge She won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 and India s highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna, in 1980 for her humanitarian work Mother Teresa s Missionaries of Charity continued to expand, and at the time of her death it was operating 610 missions in 123 countries, including hospices and homes for people with HIV AIDS, leprosy and tuberculosis, soup kitchens, children s and family counseling programs, orphanages, and schools.Following her death she was beatified by Pope John Paul II and given the title Blessed Teresa of Calcutta.

10 thoughts on “Seeking the Heart of God: Reflections on Prayer

  1. says:

    Lovely little reflections, quick and beautiful read

  2. says:

    This is a great contemplative and meditative book out of the man years of experience that Mother Teresa, and Brother Roger have had in their own communities, and others similar to it in the world Their heart for God, and people comes out in every word, as they seek to live out His Light in this dark world It took me 3 months to comple

  3. says:

    This little book gives you a glimpse into why the Missionaries of Charity and Taize have been such authentic and powerful expressions of the Christian spiritthe prayer life of their founders

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  5. says:

    simple..but notbite sized meditations that serve as catalysts to an awareness of the most important work and relationship.

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