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Author:  Zeno [ Wed May 28, 2008 4:56 pm ]
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Author:  davemanjc [ Sat Apr 04, 2009 3:02 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Parts of a prayer

Thank you for posting this question. I learned a lot from the responses.

Author:  Knight Templar [ Sun Jan 16, 2011 6:33 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Parts of a prayer

DesertSailor wrote:
What are the different parts of a prayer? Twenty years ago I knew this, but today I can't remember. It seems like prayers are comprised of 4 parts.


Have you ever checked out the parts of the Lord's Prayer, as laid out in the Catechism? Its actually quite fascinating. Go to the bottom of this page: http://www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/a ... cc_toc.htm

Author:  Catholic C [ Tue Jan 18, 2011 3:34 pm ]
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Boso wrote:
You might be thinking of:

Adoration
Confession
Thanksgiving
Supplication

cf. Summa Theologica II-IIa, q83, a17.


Excellent! Thanks for this post! I was talking to a friend the other day and we were trying to remember the 4 types of prayer. I think I was forgetting confession as a form of prayer.

Author:  sr.christinaosf [ Wed Mar 11, 2015 8:04 pm ]
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Sometimes people like to use little acronyms to help one remember different important aspects of prayer. One that I know is A.C.T.S. (Adoration, Contrition, Thanksgiving, Supplication- asking) I'd encourage you to read the Catechism of the Catholic Church's section on prayer which covers different types and aspects of prayer.

Thanks,
Sr. Christina
https://ourfranciscanfiat.wordpress.com

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