Still studying the “Prayer of the Heart”. In order for the “Prayer of the Heart” to succeed, two acts should be fulfilled: one depends on us, and the second depends on God. Fulfilling our part brings us to the meeting point (or the Sacred Threshold) between our freedom and God’s one (see previous posts). If we do not do our part, we don’t reach that point, and Prayer doesn’t work: we do not enter in God, and therefore God doesn’t pour Himself in us, he can’t transform us in Him. Therefore, “what depends on us” is of the utmost importance. We need to understand it, learn it and, mainly, learn to practice it.
In the 3 following slides we go through “what depends on us”: