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Examines the Western tradition of lectio divina a spiritual an I picked up a copy at a short conference on Lectio Divina at St Mary's Monastery in Petersham MA This is a book I will turn to again and again for the rest of my life First of all it's an excellent introduction to the practice of Lectio Divina But what I found really remarkable about it was the depth and wisdom of the author coming through almost leaping off the page I'm not accustomed to being around older spiritually mature men and women of faith and Michael Casey's ability to situate the practice of Lectio Divina in an ecclesiastical spiritual and theological context is the sort of reading that fills that void

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Sacred Reading The Ancient Art of Lectio DivinaElp readers expand their spiritual approach to livingPaperback I was looking for some good how to material on the discipline of lectio divina This book did a little bit of that but also laid a good foundation for the practiceMy thirst to know about this spiritual practice was certainly increased by Casey's writing Although it was perhaps a little about history and theory there was enough practical information to get me startedHe is definitely and engaging and thoughtful writer I will be looking to read one of his earlier books Toward God

Michael Casey ´ Sacred Reading The Ancient Art of Lectio Divina ePub

Download ePub Ô Sacred Reading The Ancient Art of Lectio Divina ô 160 pages ✓ ➶ [Reading] ➸ Sacred Reading The Ancient Art of Lectio Divina By Michael Casey ➫ – Johns-cycling-diary.co.uk Examines the Western tradition of lectio divina a spiritual and prayerful approD prayerful approach to reading the sacred texts in order to h Probably the best book on Lectio Divina for the systematically minded modern person Not to say it does not have its roots in experience but the way it is written is very straight forward in order to give a person the best overall knowledge of what Lectio is and why it is so important to spiritual growth With that said it might be good to read it in conjunction with Mariano Magrassi's Praying the Bible An Introduction to Lectio Divina or if short on time Masini's short work on Lectio Divina All contribute to a deeper understanding of Lectio I would have to say though that Casey's book is a must out of those three