Video – Battle of Prayer – Fr. Ignatius – Lenten Reflection – CONF 474 (2019)
Fr. Ignatius gives the first of two talks on the necessity and importance of prayer for the 2019 Lenten Reflection on Prayer and Penance at the Mother of the Redeemer Retreat Center, a conference on prayer and penance to prepare for Easter.
Text referred to: St. Alfonsus de Liguori - "Great means of Salvation and Perfection" - Text - YouTube Audio Part 1 & Part 2 (not to be confused with Great Way of Salv & Perf)
For both the videos from this day of refection: https://airmaria.com/tag/2019-lent-refl-prayer-penance/
Mother of the Redeemer Retreat Center: http://www.maryschildren.com/
01:30 - Prayer is a Battle
05:00 - Jesus and Mary as teachers and exemplars
08:00 - Prayer builds Faith and visa versa
13:00 - Pray Always - Foster culture of prayer
18:00 - Unite works to prayer - Spiritual food - Grace Light of the Soul
23:00 - Pray for strength in battle against Satan - Salvation
27:00 - Prayer: sign of Salvation - Devotion to Mary - Pray for Purity
29:00 - Prayer for Perfection
31:00 - Prayer: To give honor and glory to God
32:00 - Prayer gives Humility - Build Trust in God
35:00 - Build loving relationship with God
37:00 - Three Rs - Response, Raising, Relationship
39:00 - Kinds of Prayer: Petition,Thanksgiving, Contrition, Adoration
42:00 - Forms of Prayer: Vocal, Meditation, Contemplation
45:00 - Conclusion - Find means to persevere.
Text referred to: St. Alfonsus de Liguori - "Great means of Salvation and Perfection"
YouTube Audio Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WgJdfSgH34
YouTube Audio Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z7UVn8aqqcY