Slowing Down and Using Prayer Words

I just wanted to make a few follow-up comments from my last post on cultivating interior silence. When we use a short prayer or verse to focus our minds, we need to approach this practice in the right way. In modern society, there is a tendency to rush, to do things quickly. When we read, … Continue reading Slowing Down and Using Prayer Words

Cultivating Interior Silence

These our my current thoughts on cultivating interior silence. These ideas are in no way final and my understanding, as ever, is a work in progress. It is true that we cannot control God, or make spiritual experiences happen by our own will or efforts. We can't make his felt presence turn up. God is … Continue reading Cultivating Interior Silence