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Been a while since religion class? Refresh your memory on how to pray the rosary, go to confession, say the "Act of Contrition" and say your prayers with these Howcast videos. Plus, learn what's involved in becoming a saint.
You Will Need
- Five minutes to yourself
- An open mind and heart
- Quiet and solitude (helpful, but not necessary) (optional)
Ask God to be with you
Start by asking God to be with you.
Recall those things for which you are most grateful.
Replay the events of the day or past several days, almost like a movie, taking note of where you accepted Jesus’s invitation and where you didn't.
Pray for others
Think of other people you want to pray for.
Pray for yourself
Do not hesitate to pray for yourself by requesting help from Jesus.
Ask for forgiveness
Ask for forgiveness for your sins.
Ask for the grace of God
Ask for the grace of God to accompany you the next day.