Liturgy and Prayer

Liturgy and Prayer 1

Be Still and know that I am God – Psalms 46:11


“This is a prayer we must pray every day: Holy Spirit, make my heart open to the word of God, make my heart open to goodness, make my heart open to the beauty of God every day.”

Pope Francis

Liturgy and Prayer 2

On Prayer and Liturgy

Order of Malta (American Association): Daily Readings and Reflections

Order of Malta American Association

The Word Among Us Partners: Free Catholic resources for inmates

The Word Among Us Partners

CPMC Webinar: Learning to Pray, with Fr. James Martin, SJ

Catholic Prison Ministries Coalition

Order of Malta: April 2021 Prison Reflections

Order of Malta

Texas Catholic Correctional Ministries (TCCM): Masses During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Texas Catholic Correctional Ministires

Dismas Ministry: Free Bibles and Catholic resources for inmates

Dismas Ministry

Word Among Us: Resources for Support After Abortion

Available in English & Spanish

Jesuit Restorative Justice Initiative (JRJI) Weekly Liturgy Guides (English and Spanish) for prison chaplains

Jesuit Restorative Justice Initiative (JRJI)

Archdiocese of Philadephia (Office for Life and Family): Prison Ministry Advent Series 2020

Archdiocese of Philadephia

Order of Malta (American Association): Prayer for the Advent Season

Order of Malta American Association 

The Word Among Us: Prison Ministry Reflections and Essays

The Word Among Us

Give Us This Day: Daily Prayer

Give Us This Day

Living Faith: Daily Catholic Devotions

Living Faith

The Ignatian Examen: In all its forms

Society of Jesus

Taizé Community Prayer, Songs and Meditations

Taizé Community, France

Sacred Space: Daily Prayer Online and Prayer Guides

Jesuit Irish Province

Pray as you go: Short Daily Prayer base from the Gospel with Meditation Music and Reflection

Jesuits in Britain

Sacraments and Sacramentals: Sacraments of the Church and Sacramentals and Other Resources

United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)

Catholic Resources for Bible, Liturgy, Art and Theology: Basic Texts for the Roman Catholic Eucharist THE ORDER OF MASS

Jesuit Biblical Ministries: Fr. Felix Just S.J., Ph.D. 

Jesuit Restorative Justice Initiative (JRJI): Online Retreat Meditations

JRJI Meditations with Martin Sheen

Jesuit Restorative Justice Initiative (JRJI): Mass

JRJI Northwest with Fr. Paul, April 26, 2020

Jesuit Restorative Justice Initiative (JRJI): Mass

JRJI Northwest with Fr. Paul 

Jesuit Restorative Justice Initiative (JRJI): JRJI Evening Prayer with Ignatian Contemplation

Jennifer Kelly, Director, JRJI Northwest

Dr. Yolanda Pierce: A Litany for Those not Ready for Healing

The Unitarian Church in Westport

Ignatian Spirituality: Ignatian Prayer - The Daily Examen

Ignatian Spirituality (A service of Loyola Press)

Dismas Ministry: Free Bibles and Catholic resources for inmates

In order to give prisoners spiritual support during their incarceration, Dismas Ministry provides prisoners with the free Catholic scripture, faith and prayer resources they need to restore their relationship with God and the Church.

National Shrine of St. Maximilian Kolbe: Prayers to St. Maximilian Kolbe

The Word Among Us: Special Inmate Issue

For free copies of The Word Among Us: Special Inmate Issue, please contact Angela Burrin at or visit the website at This monthly Catholic daily devotional with Mass readings is available in English and Spanish.

Dismas Ministry: The Way of the Cross

This free resource is available for download for women prisoners that will enrich their spiritual journey behind bars: A Way of the Cross for Women in Prison, for Women Confined and Caged, written by Elizabeth Harmatys Park, PhD. Please visit their website for more information and to download:

One Bread, One Body

One Bread, One Body is published bi-monthly in English and Spanish by Presentation Ministries, a Roman Catholic ministry in Cincinnati, Ohio. It is currently distributed in printed form to more than 150,000 individuals via US Mail and a network of parish pastors, volunteers, and prison chaplains.