'I have come that you may have life and have it to the full' - Jesus in the Gospel of John
'Surfers are members of a different race of people from the man in the street - Nat Young, Australian World Champion
"Jesus I trust in you!"
'The best surfer out there is the one having the most fun.' - The Duke
'Ask and it will be given you; seek, and you will find; knock, and it will be opened to you. For every one who asks receives, and he who seeks finds, and to him who knocks it will be opened.' - Matthew 7:7
'Stoke: surfing's most enduring expression used to convey the feelings of joy, thrill and excitement that riding waves induces.' - Guy Motil, Surfboards

Read 'A Pastoral Letter to Surfers in the Year of Faith'

Prayer

Prayer is vital in coming to know Jesus. The more we pray the closer we come to God. Just like the more we surf, the better surfer we become.

“For me, prayer is a surge of the heart; it is a simple look turned toward heaven, it is a cry of recognition and of love, embracing both trial and joy.” – St ThéRèse of Lisieux

“Prayer is the raising of one’s mind and heart to God or the requesting of good things from God.” -St John Damascene

“Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.” – St Augustine

“He who prays most receives most.” St. Alphonsus Liguori

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