Abide: Keeping Vigil with the Word of God by Marcina Wiederkehr OSB

By Marcina Wiederkehr OSB

In the Gospel of John Jesus directs us, Abide in me, as I abide in you. This e-book is a call for participation to make the be aware of God your house throughout the perform of lectio divina .Macrina Wiederkehr, OSB, encourages you to show the phrases of Scripture over on your center as a plough turns over the soil to welcome the seed.

In those scriptural meditations, the piercing reflective questions and private prayers lead the reader right into a deeper courting with the Divine. acutely aware that coming near the note of God calls for a different type of presence, the writer invitations you to respire within the note, wait prior to the be aware, stroll during the pages of Scripture as a pilgrim, and, ultimately, abide in an intimate and remodeling communion with God.

The layout of the ebook lends itself not just to day-by-day own prayer and mirrored image, yet to crew religion sharing as well.

Macrina Wiederkehr, OSB, writer of the popular A Tree filled with Angels (HarperCollins) and Seven Sacred Pauses (Ave Maria), is celebrated for her inventive religious writings and retreat ministry. She can also be a standard columnist for Stepping Stones, the Little Rock Scripture research e-newsletter. She has lived monastic lifestyles for 50 years and makes her domestic with the Sisters of St. Scholastica, a Benedictine monastery in citadel Smith, Arkansas. Writing and retreat ministry became part of her evolving cal. stopover at her own weblog at http://macrina-underthesycamoretree.blogspot.com/.

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