Talks: Prayer / Devotional

  • The 3 Stages of the Interior Life by Matthew Leonard

    Join Matthew Leonard as he walks through the three stages of the spiritual life, helping you progress toward union with God and enter the interior castle written about by St. Teresa of Avila. With humor and concrete examples, this presentation is sure to aid you in your journey to becoming a saint.

  • Praying the Rosary Like Never Before by Dr. Edward Sri

    Dr. Edward Sri is a nationally sought Catholic speaker who appears regularly on EWTN and is a founding leader of FOCUS (Fellowship of Catholic University Students). In this Lighthouse Talk, Sri discusses the main tenets of his book, The New Rosary in Scripture: Biblical Insights on Praying the Tw...

  • Prayer: Gateway to the Spiritual Life by Abp. Paul Coakley

    Archbishop Paul Coakley attended the University of Kansas where he completed his undergraduate studies in English and Classical Antiquities. After being ordained to the priesthood in 1983, he served as a priest of the Wichita Diocese for 21 years. He was installed as bishop of Salina, Kansas by P...

  • Lectio Divina: Hearing God's Voice Through Scripture by Tim Gray

    In this informative presentation, Dr. Tim Gray, the President of the Augustine Institute in Denver, Colorado, shares how Lectio Divina enables you to enter into a dialogue with God. This prayerful reading of Sacred Scripture is a proven means to encounter God in daily life and will benefit both t...

  • Understanding the Lord's Prayer by Dr. Scott Hahn

    The Lord's Prayer is the centerpiece of the most famous sermon ever preached—the Sermon on the Mount. The Catechism of the Catholic Church teaches that this prayer "is truly the summary of the whole Gospel" (no. 2761). Blending Scripture with the incredible insights of the early Church Fathers, D...

  • What Every Couple Should Know about Marriage and Prayer by Fulton Sheen

    What is the secret of a successful marriage? How can couples deepen their commitment to one another in Christ? Beloved Catholic orator, Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, illuminates the path by focusing on the essential role that prayer must play in every marriage. His anecdotes and stories illustrate ...

  • Pray like a Saint by Matthew Leonard

    In this Lighthouse Talk, internationally known speaker and author Matthew Leonard defines and discusses the three traditional stages of prayer. According to Scripture, every one of us is called 'to be perfect' and to 'pray without ceasing.' Prayer is the path to God, and many of us have been sayi...

  • Keep Holy the Sabbath by Dr. Tim Gray

    Dr. Timothy Gray is the president of the Augustine Institute and is a well-known Scripture scholar and Catholic speaker. With fascinating detail and examples, Dr. Gray here discusses the profound importance for individuals, and for modern society, of properly observing Sunday as the Lord's Day by...

  • Meditations on the Stations of the Cross by Ronald Thomas

    The Stations of the Cross is a devotion and reflection in which we walk alongside Jesus on His way to Calvary. By prayerfully participating in this meditation, we are able to see clearly in His passion and death the depths of God's love for mankind and the price He paid for our salvation. This pr...