How the Daily Office is Different from a “Quiet Time”

Prayer is paramount to our lives as Christians. As the 19th-century philosopher Soren Kierkegaard wrote:

Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.

Saint John of Damascus defines prayer as:

The raising of one’s heart and mind to God.

Raising our hearts and minds to God, however, is no easy task.

We’re often taught or given particular models of prayer which teach […]