Day 196 – Captain’s Log: The Types of Prayer

Monday, September 28, 2020 – Okay, this is going to be a looong captain’s log because we spent a lot of time talking about the Types of Prayer! Part I: What are the Types of Prayer (Forms and Expressions) Part II: Vocal (External) Prayer Part III: Meditative (Internal) Prayer Part IV: Contemplative (Internal) Prayer Part Read More

Day 187 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on Types of Prayer (Part XI)

Saturday, September 19, 2020 – Yesterday we walked though going to Confession and showed how it goes through each of the expressions and forms of prayer. Today we want to do that for the Mass. Now, the Mass has a lot more “stuff” to it, so I will be pulling out examples rather than a Read More

Day 186 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on Types of Prayer (Part X)

Friday, September 18, 2020 – Over the next two days I am going to cover specific “times of prayer,” for lack of a better phrase. Basically, I want to take two very important “things” we do as Catholics—going to Confession and going to Mass—and talk about how the expressions of prayer and the forms of Read More

Day 177 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on Types of Prayer (Part I)

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 – A lot of Catholics have trouble with prayer: what is it? How do you do it? Why do we need it? Etc. Well, the “why” we covered a few days ago (Friday, September 4, 2020) when we talked about the Three Eminent Good Works. For that not-so-in-depth exposé, see: Mrs. Read More

Day 69 – Mrs. Flusche’s Super Basic Primer on the Mass (Part I)

Sunday, May 24, 2020 – Now that we have really hashed out what the Eucharist is (and is not), we need to go over what Mass is (and is not). It would surprise most Catholics to learn that the Mass is not the Eucharist. Rather, the Eucharist is brought to us in the Holy Sacrifice Read More