By Marcina Wiederkehr OSB
In the Gospel of John Jesus directs us, Abide in me, as I abide in you. This e-book is a call for participation to make the notice of God your place during the perform of lectio divina .Macrina Wiederkehr, OSB, encourages you to show the phrases of Scripture over on your middle as a plough turns over the soil to welcome the seed.
In those scriptural meditations, the piercing reflective questions and private prayers lead the reader right into a deeper courting with the Divine. acutely aware that coming near the observe of God calls for a unique type of presence, the writer invitations you to respire within the be aware, wait ahead of the observe, stroll in the course of the pages of Scripture as a pilgrim, and, eventually, abide in an intimate and reworking communion with God.
The layout of the ebook lends itself not just to day-by-day own prayer and mirrored image, yet to team religion sharing as well.
Macrina Wiederkehr, OSB, writer of the popular A Tree packed with Angels (HarperCollins) and Seven Sacred Pauses (Ave Maria), is celebrated for her inventive non secular writings and retreat ministry. She is additionally a standard columnist for Stepping Stones, the Little Rock Scripture research publication. She has lived monastic existence for 50 years and makes her domestic with the Sisters of St. Scholastica, a Benedictine monastery in castle Smith, Arkansas. Writing and retreat ministry became part of her evolving cal. stopover at her own web publication at http://macrina-underthesycamoretree.blogspot.com/.
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Abide: Keeping Vigil with the Word of God by Marcina Wiederkehr OSB