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A serious call to a contemplative lifestyle

by E. Glenn Hinson

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Published by Smyth & Helwys in Macon, Ga .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spiritual life -- Christianity.,
  • Contemplation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [85]-90).

    StatementE. Glenn Hinson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4501.2 .H52 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 90 p. ;
    Number of Pages90
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1425080M
    ISBN 101880837404
    LC Control Number93036037
    OCLC/WorldCa28798018

    Definition. The word contemplation basically means 'to think about an action before you perform it'. Etymology. The word contemplation is derived from the Latin word contemplatio, ultimately from the Latin word templum, a piece of ground consecrated for the taking of auspices, or a building for latter either derives from the Proto-Indo-European root *tem-("to cut"), on notion of. The book's structure is both simple and elegant. Each day's text begins with a line of prayer, a 'prayer sentence' that acts as both a theme and an invitation. Each closes with an appropriate, longer citation from Scripture that is a biblically based recapitulation of the theme.

      Prayer is an art that cannot just be taught. It must be experienced, lived, and practiced. In Prayer in the Cave of the Heart, Cyprian Consiglio draws on his experience as a Camaldolese monk to give readers an accessible reflection on prayer that is based on Bede Griffith's universal call to this text, the contemplative traditions of East and West intersect to invite readers Brand: Liturgical Press, The. Mirabai Bush was a co-founder of the Center for Contemplative Mind in Society and served as Executive Director until Under her direction, The Center developed its programs in education, law, business, environment, the military, and activism and its network of thousands of people integrating contemplative practice and perspective into their lives and work.

    David Cloud, Way of Life Literature, P.O. Box , Port Huron, MI , [email protected] The first clue came many years ago in Warren's first book, The Purpose Driven Church, where he said that the Spiritual Formation movement had a "vital message for the church," and has "given the body of Christ a wake up call" (p. ). Since then, a continued promotion of contemplative prayer has taken place through Rick Warren's ministries.


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• Thomas Merton Contemplative Prayer, p. 5 • • •. Living a contemplative lifestyle is something that intersects all aspects of human life and activity. This includes work and professional life, as well as our social and family life.

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