Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina, literally meaning "divine reading," is an ancient practice of praying the Scriptures. During Lectio Divina, the practitioner listens to the text of the Bible with the "ear of the heart," as if he or she is in conversation with God, and God is suggesting the topics for discussion. The method of Lectio Divina includes moments of reading (lectio), reflecting on (meditatio), responding to (oratio) and resting in (contemplatio) the Word of God with the aim of nourishing and deepening one's relationship with the Divine.

A Taste of Silence

A Taste of Silence

An exploration of  the fundamentals of Centering Prayer and how it impacts one's life, providing the practitioner with a historical foundation, balance, insight, a degree of humor. . .

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Lectio Divina

Lectio Divina

This informative and practical guidebook for today's Christian describes the time-tested method of praying with the Scriptures for wisdom and guidance and joy!

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Lectio Divina Reading List

  • Aigner, Jill, OSB. Foundations Last Forever: Lectio Divina, A Mode of Scripture Prayer
  • Arico, Carl. 1997. A Taste of Silence, Ch. 5. New York: Continuum.
  • Bianchi, Enzo. 1998. Praying the Word. Kalamazoo, MI: Cistercian Publications.
  • Casey, Michael. 1995. Sacred Reading. Liguori, MO: Liguori/Triumph.
  • Dumm, Demetrius. 1987. Flowers in the Desert, A Spirituality of the Bible. New York: Paulist Press.
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Lectio Divina Heart to Heart - Listening and Living with God

This online retreat focuses on learning the method of Lectio Divina and incorporating this contemplative way of praying the Scriptures into daily practice. Subscribers to this online retreat will receive a total of 12 emails with step-by-step instructions in the Lectio Divina method and answers to frequently asked questions. You will also have access to audio recordings with leaders from Contemplative Outreach and pdf slideshows reviewing key concepts covered in the emails.

Location

Cobble Hill , BC
Canada
British Columbia CA
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