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Obstacles, God and Silence

I’m reading through┬áInto the Silent Land : A Guide to the Christian Practice of Contemplation by Martin Laird. ┬áIt’s a book I highly recommend for anyone getting started with Christian meditation/Centering Prayer or for anyone who realizes that we are … Continue reading

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Getting through the Doors of Prayer

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=13631914&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=00ADEF&fullscreen=1 Getting Through the Door of Prayer from john henson on Vimeo.

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Basil Pennington waxes eloquently on prayer

I'm still doing some reading and thinking about the soul and the way silent prayer develops its connection to God.  I just finished a great book, Finding Grace at the Center:  The Beginning of Centering Prayer and good beginning point … Continue reading

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Deep prayer

I'm reading through Merton's Palace of Nowhere by James Finley.  I've quoted him a couple of times in recent sermons and thought I would add more thoughts, especially as they relate to my current series on soul development.  The challenge … Continue reading

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