Scriptural Reflection: "How to pray through difficult times"
Fr. Jason Gray, STL, JCL

List of passages

Ps 72:12-13    The Lord hears the cry of the poor
Ps 34:5-10, 17-22The Lord hears the cry of the poor
Lk 1:46-55Magnificat of Our Lady. A deep sense of trust in God’s providence
Mk 10:17-29Rich young man
Prov 30:7-9Give me neither poverty nor riches
Lk 12:16-29Parable of the rich man with the large bins
Phil 2:5-11Jesus emptied himself
Lk 9:23-25Take up your cross
Jn 12:24-25Grain of wheat
Mt 5:3-12Beatitudes: Blessed are the poor in spirit
Mt 6:9-13Our Father: Give us this day our daily bread
Mt 26:39Let this cup pass me by, but as you will
Mt 27:32Jesus needs help – Simon of Cyrene
Lk 1:38Mary: Behold, I am the handmaiden of the Lord
Mk 12:41-44The widow’s two small coins
2 Thess 3:10-12Those who do not work, should not eat
Job 1-2Perserverence in holiness even in trial