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The Prayer of the Heart

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Here's a piece I wrote a little while ago...

Let us now consider together the unceasing prayer of the heart which is the object of Orthodox spirituality, representing as it does that perpetual living in the presence of God which is our life and salvation. Within Orthodoxy the heart is the place where each of us may meet God within us. It is the centre of our being and to pray with the heart is to pray truly. The prayer of the heart is unceasing prayer since it is not the action of the mind or will but the disposition of one’s whole being towards God....

http://anorthodoxpriest.blogspot.co.uk/2014/07/the-prayer-of-heart.html
 
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