Our Father

February 1, 2012

Pope: Christ's Prayer in Garden of Gethsemane Shows God's Constant Providence

Jesus shows the faithful how to pray in all circumstances, Benedict XVI said Feb. 1.

December 14, 2011

Pope Benedict: Prayer Will 'Open the Door to God' and His Will

'We should entrust ourselves to the will of the Father, reading events in the perspective of his glory, of his plan of love, which is often a mystery to our eyes. ... In our prayer, request, praise and thanksgiving should fuse together, even when it seems to us that God does not respond to our expectations.'