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Resources for contemplative practice

Read the main article on a congregation's contemplative practices.

Centering Prayer
A Taste of Silence: A Guide to the Fundamentals of Centering Prayer, by Carl Arico
Centering Prayer and Inner Awakening, by Cynthia Bourgeault
Centering Prayer: Renewing an Ancient Christian Prayer Form, by M. Basil Pennington
Intimacy with God: An Introduction to Centering Prayer, by Thomas Keating
Into the Silent Land, by Martin Laird
Journey to the Heart: Centering Prayer for Children, by Frank X. Jelenek
Open Mind, Open Heart, by Thomas Keating
The Path of Centering Prayer: Deepening Your Experience of God, by David Frenette

Lectio Divina
Opening to God: Lectio Divina and Life as Prayer, by David G. Benner
Lectio Divina: Renewing the Ancient Practice of Praying the Scriptures, by M. Basil Pennington
Discovering Lectio Divina: Bringing Scripture into Ordinary Life, by James C. Wilhoit and Evan B. Howard