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The Contemplative Companion for Monday, December 22, 2014

“Mary said: “My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord; my spirit rejoices in God my savior, for he has looked upon his lowly servant.”   – Luke 1:46-56… 150 more words

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The Contemplative Companion for Thursday, December 18, 2014

“When Joseph awoke, he did as the angel of the Lord had commanded him and took his wife into his home. He had no relations with her until she bore a son, and he named him Jesus… 55 more words

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The Contemplative Companion for Wednesday, December 17, 2014

“Mary said, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word.” Then the angel departed from her.”   – Luke 1: 26-38… 51 more words

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The Contemplative Companion for Tuesday, December 16, 2014

“God is close to the brokenhearted; and saves those who are crushed in spirit.” – Psalm 34.18

As I write this, I’m watching the sunrise through the woods. 204 more words

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The Contemplative Companion for Monday, December 15, 2014

“So they said to Jesus in reply, “We do not know.” He himself said to them, “Neither shall I tell you by what authority I do these things.”  - Matthew 21:23-27… 166 more words

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The Contemplative Companion for Friday, December 12, 2014

“Silence, all mankind, in the presence of the LORD! For he stirs forth from his holy dwelling.” – Zechariah 2.17

Can I discover the firm foundation that holds while everything else turns upside down? 20 more words

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Contemplative, Unitive and Centering Prayer: Exploring Definitions toward a Deeper Understanding

By Dr. Peter Traben Haas

 

“Bless the Lord, O my soul, and do not forget all of the Lord’s benefits.”

                                                                                                             – Psalm 103.2

Discovering the contemplative dimension of Christianity kept me a Christian. 5,352 more words

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