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A School for Prayer (18)(0)

February 1, 2019

The Way of the Body

St Dominic and the
‘Nine Ways of Prayer’ (1)

The Body at Prayer

By Fr Craig  Larkin SM, 1943 - 2015

An important but little-known book takes us a step further in experiencing the ways of Christian prayer.… More

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A School for Prayer (17)

Lectio Divina

Chartreuse – Guigo the Carthusian

By Fr Craig  Larkin SM, 1943 - 2015

THE WEST:

Guigo the Carthusian

Guigo II was the 9th prior of the Grande Chartreuse, France. Little is known of him other than that he became prior of the monastery in 1174 and that after a few years in office he resigned.… More

A School for Prayer (16) – Lectio Divina Subiaco

St Benedict Chartreuse

Guigo the Carthusian

By Fr Craig Larkin sm, 1943 - 2015

St Benedict was born in Nursia, Italy, around the year 480, the son of a noble family. 

He went to Rome to study; was repelled by the moral and political decay he saw there; gave up his studies, and went to Subiaco where he lived in a cave in isolation for three years. … More

A School for Prayer (15) – Lectio Divina

Subiaco – St Benedict

Chartreuse – Guigo the Carthusian

By Fr Craig Larkin SM, 1943 - 2015

FROM EAST TO WEST

John Cassian

Our study of the experience of prayer has kept us in the Eastern part of the Christian world: the Desert regions of Egypt, Palestine, Sinai and Syria.… More


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