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Prayer: Useful links

PUBLISHED 26 November 2021

A curated selection of useful and inspiring resources and articles from around the web, to lead you deeper into the many prayer rich traditions of the Church, and to guide you in your own daily prayer

Prayer-related news and articles from the Vatican, including commentary on the Pope’s monthly prayer intentions

The Pope’s monthly prayer intentions, including a link to the Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network, where you can find videos and reflections based on each month’s intention

Prayers of the People for this Sunday and previous Sundays, from Australian Catholics Magazine, published by Jesuit Communications

Pray.com.au—a free daily prayer service from Jesuit Communications, providing reflections on the day’s Gospel readings as well as other articles exploring people’s experiences of God

Pray as you go—a popular audio app and website with daily prayer sessions based on Ignatian spirituality and incorporating Scripture, music and questions for reflection, produced by Jesuit Ministries UK

The Examen—a strikingly designed downloadable prayer resource based on the Examen, published on The Well website by Catholic Youth Paramatta

Franciscan Media—a US Franciscan spirituality website that includes a range of useful prayer and devotional resources such as Minute Meditations and Pause+Pray

Daily intercessions for the prayer of the faithful, from the Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide

Prayer of the Church—a succinct introduction to praying the Liturgy of the Hours from the Catholic Diocese of Maitland–Newcastle

How to pray the rosary—an 11-minute YouTube video from Catholic Online that clearly and engagingly explains how to pray the rosary

The Way of Prayer resource from the Teresian (Discalced) Carmelites in Australia—a comprehensive guide to the life of prayer, including a variety of approaches to Catholic prayer

Prayer resources from the Sisters of Saint Joseph of the Sacred Heart—a rich collection of prayers and liturgies for feasts and commemorative days, as well as traditional devotions and prayers in the spirit of St Mary of the Cross MacKillop

Prayers of the faithful for each Sunday from the Catholic Diocese of Auckland

Pray.com—a Christian prayer app with daily and nightly prayers, bedtime Bible stories, a ‘read the Bible in a year’ program and Christian podcasts

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