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Sun Mar 17, 2013, 12:42 PM

Poll: How you nurture/live out your faith

Lately I've attended two talks, one on the German mystic Meister Eckhart and the second on St. Francis de Sales, from the parish Lenten lecture series, and I got to wondering about what particular spiritual practices spoke to people here in the DU Catholicism and Orthodox Christianity group. If you are comfortable sharing, please answer the poll below and include any explanations you like.

What's most important to your spiritual life?

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Attendance at weekly or daily Mass.
0 (0%)
Specific prayers or spiritual practices (Rosary, Examen, Jesus prayer, etc.). Explain below.
0 (0%)
Music, and if so, what particular music.
0 (0%)
Pratices, such as mindfulness, from other faiths/traditions. Explain below.
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Readings from the Scripture and/or writings with particular meaning. Explain below.
0 (0%)
Living out faith through job or volunteering (soup kitchens, education, etc.). Explain below.
0 (0%)
Confession and other Sacraments.
0 (0%)
Support groups, Bible studies, classes, or other organized efforts. Explain below.
0 (0%)
A combination of two or more of the above. Explain below.
1 (100%)
Other. Explain below.
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CBHagman Mar 2013 OP
knitter4democracy Mar 2013 #1

Response to CBHagman (Original post)

Sun Mar 17, 2013, 12:46 PM

1. For me, it's a blend.

I spend a lot of time in snippets of prayer here and there, the Jesus Prayer when I can fit it in, try to be as Christlike as I can be for my students, read prayers and the Bible, and, odd as it may sound, miss the long Lenten prayer scarf I worked on the last two years during Lent (it's now done). I'm thinking of making something else during Lent this year as a way to focus my prayers.

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