Centering Prayer in Daily Life and Ministry by Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O.Centering Prayer in Daily Life and Ministry by Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O.

Centering Prayer in Daily Life and Ministry

byThomas Keating, O.C.S.O., Basil PenningtonEditorGustave Reininger

Paperback | January 5, 1997

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This book, with its ecumenical group of contributors, celebrates Centering Prayer as a common ground for Christian unity. It marks the first time that people other than William Meninger, Basil Pennington, and Thomas Keating (the three Trappist monks who distilled Centering Prayer from the Christian contmeplative heritage) have written in depth on Centering Prayer, its benefits and effects in daily life and ministry. There are pieces by Thomas R. Ward, Jr., Gustave Reininger, Thomas Neenan, David Walton Miller, Paul Lawson, Sarah Butler, David Forbes Morgan, Sandra Casey-Martus, and Jim Clark.
Father Thomas Keating is known throughout the world as an exponent, teacher, and writer on contemplative prayer. A Cistercian (Trappist) monk of St. Benedict's Monastery, Snowmass, Colorado, he is a founder of the Centering Prayer Movement and of Contemplative Outreach. He is the author of numerous books, particularly of the trilogy ...
Title:Centering Prayer in Daily Life and MinistryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 11.72 × 8.32 × 0.34 inPublished:January 5, 1997

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0826410413

ISBN - 13:9780826410412


From Our Editors

Stemming from the work of Thomas Keating, "Centering Prayer in Life and Ministry" allies meditation practices with silent prayer and offers a powerful method of attending to the word of God. This collection of essays contains many key insights into the meaning and practice of centering prayer

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"This book would be a good choice to introduce young Catholics or other Christians to the richness of the spiritual traditions in the Catholic journey."--Catholic Library World