Friday, September 25, 2009

St. Mary's Orthodox Bookstore: The Jesus Prayer: The Ancient Desert Prayer that Tunes the Heart to God

St. Mary's Orthodox Bookstore: The Jesus Prayer: The Ancient Desert Prayer that Tunes the Heart to God: "In the earliest centuries of faith, Christians in the deserts of Palestine and Africa sought a short prayer that could be easily repeated, in order to acquire the habit of “prayer without ceasing.” The result was The Jesus Prayer: “Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me.”"

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