Mothers must learn how to pray

19 August 2019

Porfirie x

Mothers know how to worry, to advise, to talk a lot, but they haven’t learned how to pray.

Lots of instructions and advice do a great deal of harm.

Don’t talk at children too much. Words echo in the ears, but prayer goes to the heart.

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