Praying Together

A quote from a friend’s website, discussing how daily family worship is a powerful weapon against the forces of darkness:

“. . . Since then, we’ve been doing Vespers every night, and have added Matins in the mornings, and it has helped a lot. Whenever any of us start noticing the tensions rising, we simply start singing praise songs or parts of the liturgy, regardless of what time of day it is. Worshiping together brings us together and dispels any negativity. It’s better than a family counseling session.”


About Fr Joseph Gleason

I serve as a priest at Christ the King Orthodox Mission in Omaha, Illinois, and am blessed with eight children and one lovely wife. I contribute to On Behalf of All, a simple blog about Orthodox Christianity. I also blog here at The Orthodox Life.
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