Explore Praying with Priests

 

In this reoccurring segment, Father Michael interviews his brother priests regarding their prayer life and advice they’ve given to others looking to build a deeper relationship with God through prayer.

 

Praying with Fr. Bob Welsh
Over the years, Father Michael Denk has found that priests and the religious are extremely blessed to be taught "how[...]
Praying with Fr. McCandless
Over the years, Father Michael Denk has found that priests and the religious are extremely blessed to be taught "how[...]
Praying with Msgr. William Biebel
In this installment of Praying with Priests, Father Michael sits down with Monsignor William Biebel. Fr. Michael says that, "Msgr. Biebel[...]

Experience God For Real

 

Are you ready to take your prayer life to a completely new level? With Fr. Michael's guidance, the following Apps provide the ultimate prayer experience.

 

Pray 40 Days

Pray 40 Days App

​Are you ready to grow in your prayer life? To experience God Like never before?

Pray 40 Days & change your life forever

By signing-up for FREE, you will receive updates about the program, with information as to how you can participate as well as exclusive daily content for the duration of the program. 

The Examen Prayer App

EXAMEN Prayer App

St. Ignatius said that the most important prayer, the one should never be omitted from daily prayer, is the Examen Prayer.

Do you want to grow in your prayer life?

The ingeniousness of this app is that it will remind you to pray the Examen daily and walk you through the steps, allowing you to reflect on and make changes in your life that will bring you closer to God. 

Embrace The Holy Family Prayer Medal

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