Articles

Centering Prayer and Mental Health

  Q: What articles and resources are available about Centering Prayer and mental health? A: We have a number of published Q&A’s that relate to this topic: https://www.contemplativeoutreach.org/2022/03/15/spiritual-depression-or-clinical-depression/ https://www.contemplativeoutreach.org/2021/12/20/welcoming-prayer-and-onset-of-mania-or-depression/ https://www.contemplativeoutreach.org/2020/08/16/dark-night-of-the-soul-and-clinical-depression/ https://www.contemplativeoutreach.org/2023/01/16/dealing-with-the-unloading-of-trauma-and-grief/ […]

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Cultivating a ‘Contemplative Life’

  by Sue Fox McGovern The members of a Centering Prayer group in Park Ridge, Illinois, USA say they have never felt closer to one another. Perhaps it’s because some […]

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Our God Within
Toward Perfection

OUR GOD WITHIN TOWARD PERFECTION January, 2023 Message                                                                                     Ruby M. Shelton                                                                                     01/27/23   In the book, “The Power of Now,” p. 01, Eckhart Tolle quotes Russell E. Dicarlo, […]

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Dealing with the Unloading of Trauma and Grief

  Q: Over the last few months I’ve been experiencing a lot of deep grief during Centering Prayer periods followed by understandings outside of prayer into trauma that occurred when […]

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