Monthly Archives: July 2013

Contemplative Prayer – A Way of Being

People have often asked what is contemplative prayer and where do I start? Carole A. Crumley is the senior program director at the Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation and she has written an article for the Huffington Post that explains … Continue reading

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Spiritual Ecology

This week in the Contemplative Life Weekly Newsletter, we are showcasing Prayer of the Heart in Christian and Sufi Mysticism by Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee. Vaughan-Lee is a contemplative, wise soul, a Sufi teacher who has lectured extensively throughout the United States, … Continue reading

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Oh How I Love Silence!

Okay, the past two weeks were anything but silent. Every year or so my family makes it a point to get together either at someone’s home or a completely new destination.  Last summer it was Yosemite and this summer it … Continue reading

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