Reflections and advice on Centering Prayer's possibilities—and its pitfalls—are presented with clarity and simplicity, with a vision of the deeper life of the soul that contemplative prayer can bring about.
A Western Monk's Extraordinary Spiritual Journey on Eastern Holy Ground
6 x 9, 352 pp, 10+ b/w line drawings
Listen in as the first Western monk to live on Mt. Athos wrestles with historical differences between Christianity's East and West, learns the Orthodox practice of "the prayer of the heart," and explores a monastic republic like no other place on earth.
Describes how the monastic tradition of regular reflection on the Psalms—a technique St. Benedict called the "work of God," or Opus Dei—can help you transform your everyday life into a powerful life of prayer.
Invites the spirit of God to call you forth and lead you into the experience of the love you crave, the love that alone can satisfy. You will follow a path into the Song that reveals your own humanity and leads to the deepest delight of your soul.