A Look at Kathleen Norris’ Book, Acedia & me

I had wanted to read Kathleen Norris’ book, The Cloister Walk, but it was not in my library.  I kept an eye on the shelf space designated for religious topics hoping that eventually it would appear.  For several months I would walk over to the shelf, read the authors’ last names on the spine of […]

Open Mind Open Heart by Thomas Keating

As I looked around for more insight into how to go about contemplative prayer, I decided it was time to become familiar with Father Thomas Keating. I have seen him on YouTube clips explaining Centering prayer, Lectio divina and Contemplative prayer, but it seemed to me I was missing something.  I could not figure out […]