One of the ancient contemplative habits of the ancients is Lectio Divino, or Holy Reading. This is a way of engaging with the Bible and with God in an utterly different way to normal. In fact, it’s different from any other form of reading. The best and most helpful description I have come across is in “Contemplative Youth Ministry: Practising the Presence of Jesus with Young People” by Mark Yaconelli (see resources, below). The starting point is to understand that there are many different ways to read. The way you read the milk bill is different from the newspaper, which […]
Fri 1 May 2015 "Lectio Divino (Holy Reading)"