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 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 Prayer, by Thelma Hall
Lectio Divina, Renewing the Ancient Practice of Praying the Scriptures, by Fr. Basil Pennington
“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.