The Five Keys to Prayer

Prayer is our primary means of communication with the Lord.

Prayer Catholic Infographic


Key components to effective prayer include:

Preparation: Prepare your mind and heart. Ask the Holy Spirit to be present.

Sincerity: Be sincere when talking to the Lord. Don’t worry about using fancy words; speak honestly from your heart.

Location: Look for a suitable and silent place to say your prayers.

Quality: The quality of your prayers is more important that the quantity and length.

Concentration: Train yourself to concentrate and try your best to ignore distractions.