Elements of Discovery Prayer or Lectio Divina

Description: This week Dan Burke and Melissa Elson delve more deeply into the first steps and elements of discovery prayer (or Lectio Divina) as explained in Dan’s book Into the Deep.

elements of discovery prayerTopics/Questions covered in the show:

  • How should we enter into prayer? What prayers are the best ones to begin our sacred time with God?
  • Keep all distracting electronic devices out of your prayer space.
  • What is the best pace for saying vocal and/or mental prayer?
  • Begin discovery prayer with the gospels.
  • What is the best method for reading the Gospel passage?

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