The rays of His Light have broken through. Pierced aridity, shattered a hardening heart, put darkness to flight... and all with a single aspiration uttered again and again.
"Jesus, I trust in You."
It is, perhaps, my favorite aspiration; its every word is filled with power. I said I would let you know how my distracted attempts at prayer were going, and I'm happy to report that I have, in some ways, been praying unaware. This morning I realized how automatically my heart turns to Our Lord in the midst of everyday life, often without a conscious decision on my part. I don't think it's a coincidence that this awareness broke through on Mercy Sunday.
Continue reading at Nancy' Blog The Cloistered Heart.