Do you pray the prayer or does the prayer pray you?

Prayer is a difficult word to define and it elicits a myriad of emotions.  I have memorized many prayers and sometimes the mouth moves but the thoughts are somewhere else.  Perhaps it is because the words are so familiar that I don’t pay attention to what I am saying.  That is me ‘praying the prayer.’Continue reading “Do you pray the prayer or does the prayer pray you?”