Centering Prayer

Lectio Divina

Welcoming Prayer

Recommended Resources on Centering Prayer

Open Mind, Open Heart by Father Thomas Keating

A Taste of Silence, A Guide to the Fundamentals of Centering Prayer by Fr. Carl Arico

Centering Prayer and Inner Awakening by Cynthia Bourgeault

The Path of Centering Prayer by David Frenette

The Cloud of Unknowing, anonymous

Method of Centering Prayer brochure (pdf)

The Benefits of Centering Prayer a video from Contemplative Outreach

The Method of Centering Prayer Guidelines  by Fr. Thomas Keating

Meditation and Centering Prayer  by William Meninger

Centering Prayer – 13 min. interview with instructor Thomas Hall conducted by faculty of the theology department at Creighton University.

Recommended Resources on Lectio Divina

Too Deep for Words, Rediscovering Lectio Divina with 500 Scripture Texts for Prayerby Thelma Hall

Lectio Divina, Renewing the Ancient Practice of Praying the Scripturesby Fr. Basil Pennington

Lectio Divina brochure

Online Lectio Divina workshop

Bernardo Olivera on Lectio Divina,” These “words of life” were sent to all the monks and nuns of the Cistercian Order of the Strict Observance (Trappists) by their Father General, Bernardo Olivera.  

Recommended Resources on Welcoming Prayer

Welcoming Prayer questions answered by Contemplative Outreach

Welcoming Prayer brochure

Resource web page

E-course featuring Thomas Keating via Spirituality and