Prayer is powerful. No matter how you feel when you are praying alone, keep in mind that there are millions, maybe billions of people who also believe in prayer. They are praying with you.
I’ve found a few pictures to remind us of this good company that we’re in. Consider that each picture represents people in their own circumstances reaching out to God. Beautiful.
- 2012 Easter Sunday Mass, St. John the Evangelist Metropolitan Cathedral (Dagupan City, Pangasinan) Author: Ramon FVelasquez
Wooden Prayer Plaques at Yushima Tenjin, Taito, Tokyo Photo Credit: Vigyani (Wikimedia)
Praying jewish man on the western wall in Jerusalem Author: Peter van der Sluijs
The repeated prayer “Om Mani Padme Hum” carvedon red stone pieces and stacked to make a wall. Such devotion so far from any permanent settlement. Photo Credit: McKay Savage (London, UK)
Worshippers flood the Grand mosque, its roof, and all the areas around it during night prayers in Mecca. Author: Al Jazeera English
Rosaries prayer Photo Credit, Wikimedia: User:leba12
Handwritten prayers to Saint Charbel lie underneath a statue in the en:Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral in en:Zocalo Square, en:Mexico City. Taken by Chris Kanaan
RABIAN SEA (April 24, 2011) Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) participate in an Easter Sunday sunrise service in the hangar bay. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are conducting maritime security operations and close-air support missions in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Nicolas C. Lopez/Released)