Five Practices for More Potent Prayer

Five Practices for More Potent Prayer Over the past 30 years I have had the good fortune to participate in many spiritual traditions, including Methodist Christianity, Islamic Sufism, Zen Buddhism, contemporary Paganism, Lakota ways and the Native American Church, Buryat Mongolian shamanism, and West Africa Ifá/Òrìṣà tradition. Despite tremendous diversity among these approaches to the sacred, some practice of prayer has been a strong thread of continuity. In my experience, teachings on the underlying assumptions about prayer are often embedded in communal ritual. Below are [...]