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Ongoing Ministerial Development & Resources: Prayer

OLFF staff curated examples of webinars, articles, and books that may be helpful to those serving as catechetical or youth ministry leaders in parishes. Click on another topic to access the page of related resources:



Prayer and Spirituality

Title Summary Source Shortened URL (if available)
3-Minute Retreats online prayer Short daily prayer meditations Loyola Press
54 RCIA Resources for Lent blog post Links to podcasts, articles and prayers for walking with the elect through Lent and the Triduum TeamRCIA
Daily Mass Readings website Lectionary readings and special feasts for each day; includes searchable calendar USCCB
Deaf Bible website Videos of Sacred Scripture proclaimed in American Sign Language Faith Comes by Hearing & Deaf Bible Society
Pope's Worldwide Prayer Network website Sharable video and print resources focused on the Pope's monthly prayer intentions USA and Canada Apostleship of Prayer
Spirituality Once Removed webinar Mike Patin shares with us the siphons of spirituality and reminds us that we as humans have limits.  He also gives tips and tricks to prevent burnout such as making a soul smile list or using the acronym PRAY to rejuvenate a burnt out soul.  NFCYM
Stations of the Cross for Autistic People free download Scriptural Stations of the Cross that conncts the story of Jesus’ Passion and Death with the specific challenges faced by people on the austim spectrum and those who love them.  Fr. Mark Nolette
The Way of the Listener: 10 Steps for Listening to Homilies (even bad ones) webinar Fr. Joshua Whitfield shares 10 strategies to put into practice when listening to a Homily  that will help us gain more wisdom and understanding of the Scripture, and help us dive deeper into prayer.  Ave Maria Press
Your Peak Life Now: How to Face Career Decline with Faith and Grace article Essay suggests the best way to prepare for our inevitable demise is a healthy focus on death, discipleship, and worship. Christianity Today