Good books about Prayer


Can you recommend any good books that teach you how to pray and to cultivate a deeper prayer life.

Thank you


I suggest that you start by reading Part Four of the Catechism of the Catholic Church. The entire section is devoted to Christian prayer.

The catechism is available through Catholic Answers or may be read online at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops web site.

Then I recommend these two books available through Catholic Answers:

Handbook of Prayers
Prayer Primer: Igniting A Fire Within

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