The Inner Life – June 06, 2024 – Intercessory Prayer

Father Brain Gross joins Patrick to discuss Intercessory Prayer. 

  • (4:23) How to start praying for others?
  • (14:09) What is Intercessory prayer?

(18:16) Break 1

  • (21:26) Carmello – Pope John Paul II motivated me towards intercessory prayer
  • (30:30) What if you feel like prayer doesn’t work?

(36:52) Break 2

  • (38:24) Vince – What is the connection between free will and intercessory prayer
  • Diane – How does the consecration to Mary fit in with personal prayer
  • Michael Can my prayers be too big for God?
Patrick Conley was born, raised, and baptized in Wisconsin in a Protestant tradition. After meeting his wife, Kendra, through an Evangelical ministry at the University of Minnesota, they entered the Catholic Church in 2010. They listened to Relevant Radio, specifically The Inner Life, while preparing to enter the Church. Conley now holds a degree in theology from Oxford University and has served the Church in both academic theology and grassroots pastoral ministry. Conley teaches religion classes in a Catholic elementary school, serves as his parish Director of Religious Education, and is in formation for the permanent diaconate. He also hosts Practicing Catholic on Relevant Radio, exclusive to the Minneapolis area’s airwaves, and is a traveling presenter for the Catherine of Siena Institute apostolate. He lives in rural Wisconsin with his wife and their bulldogs, Georgie and Bingley.