63: Help Me to Help Myself. How to Pray Like a Stoic

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Rather than praying for externals, the Stoics advocate that we pray only for those things that are within our power. This can be helpful for believers and nonbelievers alike. How we frame our desires can directly influence our satisfaction with life. A song by John Lennon along these same lines: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZfNsOn7b94 Contact the show: sundaystoic@gmail.com (501) 503-3132 https://sundaystoic.wixsite.com/home Support the show by donating on paypal or by going to www.patreon.com/sundaystoic

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