The most wonderful and inspiring Encounter. I must get some Kevin Hart poetry and theology – I was so inspired

Kevin Hart: I think that every prayer is thrown upon the void. It’s always an experiment. Prayer is sublimely easy because we can talk to God, but a lot of what’s involved in prayer I think is overhearing ourselves talk to God. Every prayer involves a thorough-going critique of the person who is praying. So whether one is saying a prayer or writing a poem which is a prayer, it always is concerned with a moment of critique, of exposing the poverty of one’s ability to pray, and exposing the vacuity of one prays fo

via Encounter – 5 June 2011 – The Poetry and Prayers of Kevin Hart.