Persistence in Prayer – October 12, 2023

Bible Study: (2:45)

Mal 3:13-20b

  • Who was Malachi? 

Lk 11:5-13

  • The importance of persistence in prayer


  • (19:50) – I agree with Fr. Simon about music! 
  • (24:10) – Grief & Gratitude 
  • (27:21) – Prayer journaling 
  • (29:42) – We don’t build the kingdom of God 

Word of the Day: Suppose (36:23)


  • (38:36) – When was the Exile in Isaiah exactly written and also about the taking of Babylon by the Persian empire?
  • (40:20) – Diff between friar and priest?
  • (42:00) – Difference b/w  messianic and Hasidic?
  • (45:37) – Question about Eye of the Needle translation?
  • (50:22) – What is sackcloth?  
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