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Conversing with God in Scripture : A Contemporary Approach to Lectio Divina

Binz, Stephen J, 1955-

Ijamsville, Md. : Word Among Us Press, c2008.

149 p. ; 21 cm.

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Is it really possible to enter into a genuine conversation with God? Christians throughout the ages have done so using the ancient practice of lectio divina, or spiritual reading. In this practical and inspirational book, Stephen Binz shows how we can read and reflect on Scripture in ways that enable us to hear God speaking to us in our thoughts and hearts. He explains how to converse with God in prayer, which will lead to contemplation and life-changing action. With a clarity that all will welcome, Binz explains the elements, characteristics, and benefits of lectio divina. 12290.

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ISBN:

978-1-59325-126-0 (alk. paper)

ISBN:

978-1-59325-126-0 (alk. paper)

LC Call No:

BS617.8 .B56 2008

Dewey Class No:

248.3 22

Author:

Binz, Stephen J, 1955-

Title:

Conversing with God in Scripture : A Contemporary Approach to Lectio Divina / Stephen J. Binz.

Publisher:

Ijamsville, Md. : Word Among Us Press, c2008.

Physical:

149 p. ; 21 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-150).

Summary:

Is it really possible to enter into a genuine conversation with God? Christians throughout the ages have done so using the ancient practice of lectio divina, or spiritual reading. In this practical and inspirational book, Stephen Binz shows how we can read and reflect on Scripture in ways that enable us to hear God speaking to us in our thoughts and hearts. He explains how to converse with God in prayer, which will lead to contemplation and life-changing action. With a clarity that all will welcome, Binz explains the elements, characteristics, and benefits of lectio divina. 12290.

Subject:

Bible--Devotional use.

Subject:

Spiritual life--Catholic Church. Lectio Divina. Prayer.

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