When God Speaks: Lectio Divina in Saint John of the Cross, the Ladder of Monks and the Rule of Carmel

When God Speaks: Lectio Divina in Saint John of the Cross, the Ladder of Monks and the Rule of Carmel

by Sr Pascale-Dominique Nau
     
 

Practicing lectio divina. Saint John of the Cross based his teaching of lectio divina on two major sources of spirituality: the Ladder of Monks, Guigo II's classic on the subject and the Rule of Carmel. From the first he received the structure: reading, meditation, prayer and contemplation, and from the second the conditions and inspiration: "Each one of you is to…  See more details below

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Practicing lectio divina. Saint John of the Cross based his teaching of lectio divina on two major sources of spirituality: the Ladder of Monks, Guigo II's classic on the subject and the Rule of Carmel. From the first he received the structure: reading, meditation, prayer and contemplation, and from the second the conditions and inspiration: "Each one of you is to stay in his own cell or nearby, meditating the Lord’s law day and night (cf. Psa 1:2; Jos 1:8) and vigilant in prayer (cfr Eph 6:18)."

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ISBN-13:
9781471778124
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
02/07/2013
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
441 KB

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