-we were praying
The word orábamos is the imperfect form of orar in the first person plural.
See the full orar conjugation


Mi esposo y yo ayunábamos y orábamos.
My husband and I were fasting and praying.
Ya que orábamos de este modo, obtuvimos el púlpito, micrófonos, teléfonos, piano y todas las cosas que necesitábamos, una por una, cada semana.
As we prayed like we did, we got the pulpit, microphones, telephone, piano, and all the things we need one by one every week.
Durante la ausencia de mi esposo orábamos para que el Señor lo sustentara y fortaleciera, y recibimos la seguridad de que él lo acompañaría.
In my husband's absence we prayed that the Lord would sustain and strengthen him, and obtained the assurance that He would go with him.
Antes del matrimonio, muchos de nosotros orábamos para encontrar a la pareja adecuada cuando lo que necesitábamos orar era el poder ser la persona adecuada.
Before marriage, many of us prayed that we would find the right partner when what we needed to pray was that we would be the right person.
We were praying.
¿Recuerdas cómo las juntábamos y orábamos por la otra diariamente?
Remember how we collected them and prayed for each other every day?
Todo emanaba de este centro en nuestros corazones, en donde sentir profundamente era la forma en la que orábamos.
Everything emanated from this central core within our hearts, where feeling deeply was how we prayed.
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