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What is “Lectio Divina” and will it help my prayer life? – A Guide to Lectio Divina

Dear Dan, can you help me understand Lectio Divina and whether or not I should use it to help me improve my prayer life? I am struggling right now and feel like I need a change but I don’t know what will help. Any Christian seeking to deepen their relationship with Christ will no doubt be blessed through this time tested monastic prayer method. Many of you who use The Better Part to pray will discover that Lectio Divina is one... Read More

Lectio Divina and the Practice of Teresian Prayer – Book Recommendation

November 5, 2009 by  
Filed under Books, Dan Burke, Lectio Divina, Prayer, Resources

Lectio Divina and the Practice of Teresian Prayer I don’t ever recall reading a book, looking at the price tag, and then thinking to myself that I would have been happy if I had paid double the price. This book is one of a kind in that sense. With respect to the content, if you are extremely busy but have a strong desire to deepen your prayer life, this simple 26 page booklet is the best single investment you could make. So,... Read More