The purpose of the Rosary is to help keep in memory certain principal events in the history of our salvation. The prayer beads lead you into stillness, allowing you to focus and concentrate your full attention on God. You may also choose to combine portions of any of the prayers, i.e., using the Cross prayer from one prayer, the Invitatory from another, and Weeks or Cruciform prayers from another.
Many Protestants now say the rosary, recognizing it as a truly biblical form of prayer—after all, the prayers that compose it come mainly from the Bible. Why I, a Protestant, Pray the “Hail Mary” and use a rosary April 23, 2015 Christian Piatt Patheos Explore the world's faith through different perspectives on religion and spirituality!
Prayers of the Anglican Rosary. The Rosary begins with a Sign of the Cross, an ancient prayer custom which has traditionally begun prayers for thousands of years, followed by the Apostles’ Creed, one of the oldest Christian creeds in existence, the Lord’s Prayer which Jesus taught in the New Testament, and then three “Hail Mary’s”. Here's one of several Protestant-oriented rosary sites: Not only that, but I use a rosary to go through my prayers. Rosary prayers are not extemporaneous. The way you pray is to follow the pattern.
I offer prayers for friends at church ... that I discovered for the first time there was such a thing as a Protestant rosary. The Protestant Who Would Pray The Rosary (A true story) The Protestant Who Would Pray The Rosary (A true story) By FrancisMary | September 25, 2016 . The Anglican Rosary: Going Deeper with God-Prayers and Meditations with the Protestant Rosary Join alone or … Sitemap.
How to Pray the Rosary Rosary beads help Catholics count their prayers . The prayers assigned to each bead are not as fixed as the prayers of the Catholic rosary.
However, using them can help you turn down the volume on your own thinking so you can hear God better.
Prayers for Praying the Rosary The Apostle's Creed I believe in God, the Father Almighty, Creator of Heaven and earth; and in Jesus Christ, His only Son, Our Lord, Who was conceived by the Holy Ghost, born of the Virgin Mary, suffered under Pontius Pilate, was crucified; died, and was buried. See what you will gain if you pray the Holy Rosary today. "The Anglican Rosary: Going Deeper with God — Prayers and Meditations with the Protestant Rosary" by Jenny Lynn Estes. The rosary is a devotion in honor of the Virgin Mary. Some Anglicans use prayers from the Morning and Evening Prayers of the Book of Common Prayer.
Open this link NOW . Protestants Can Use Prayer Beads Too. But I've noticed that somehow, all the Catholic stories that circulate about Protestants praying the rosary tend to end with the story's Protestant becoming a Catholic. I also know Protestants who pray various chaplets and novenas, especially the Chaplet of Divine Mercy.