June 07, 2012 Length: 31:00
This is part one of a six-part lecture series exploring the discipline of classical Orthodox Christian personal prayer. These edifying presentations examine the content and order of the prayer rule, giving special emphasis to the prayers of repentance, the rule of prostrations, the giving of thanks, the use of the Jesus Prayer, and spiritual reading. If you desire to understand more deeply the inspired guidance of the Church concerning personal prayer, and want to strengthen your own prayer discipline by learning to more faithfully keep a prayer rule, or kanona, these lectures will delight you. For more information and to download the remaining lectures, please visit our website at patristicnectar.org.
"Very wonderful presentation of the rich fullness of Orthodoxy! Keep up the blessed work in gently and lovingly offering Orthodoxy to our world. God bless!"