MYS208: Prayer is a human universal, but can you pray for something that’s already happened? Jimmy Akin and Dom Bettinelli look at prayer and time and God’s relationship to time, with a big twist in the reason perspective.
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Links for this episode:
- C.S. Lewis’s book Miracles
- Susan Tassone’s book Praying with the Saints for the Holy Souls in Purgatory (Padre Pio information)
- Diary of St. Faustina Kowalska
- Fr. John Nageleisen’s book Charity for the Suffering Souls
- Benedict XVI’s encyclical Spe Salvi
- Leonard Leibovivi’s paper from the British Journal of Medicine
- Astin et al.’s meta-analysis of distant healing in the Annals of Internal Medicine
- Jimmy’s article Praying Across Time
- Jimmy’s article on St. Faustina and Praying Across Time
- Jimmy’s article Praying for the Past: Another View
- Jimmy’s series on the nature of time:
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