This work sets fourth in enlightening detail, and in a very readable fashion, prayers that are specifically Catholic in their origin and development and which are universal in their practice. among the many discussed here are the divine office, the sacraments, the mass, the season of the year, Marian devotions, devotions to the saints, the rosary, the stations of the cross, the many ways of praying, etc. The purpose of this book is to lead the faithful to a deeper, more knowledgeable and more beneficial life of prayer.