By Marcina Wiederkehr OSB

In the Gospel of John Jesus directs us, Abide in me, as I abide in you. This publication is a call for participation to make the be aware of God your place 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 dating with the Divine. acutely aware that approaching the notice of God calls for a different type of presence, the writer invitations you to respire within the be aware, wait sooner than the notice, stroll throughout the pages of Scripture as a pilgrim, and, ultimately, abide in an intimate and remodeling communion with God.

The structure of the booklet lends itself not just to day-by-day own prayer and mirrored image, yet to staff religion sharing as well.

Macrina Wiederkehr, OSB, writer of the popular A Tree choked with Angels (HarperCollins) and Seven Sacred Pauses (Ave Maria), is widely known for her inventive religious writings and retreat ministry. She can be a customary columnist for Stepping Stones, the Little Rock Scripture learn publication. 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

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