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What is Meditation on God’s Law?

But they delight in the law of the Lord, meditating on it day and night (Psalm 1:2, NLT*). Surely the psalmist doesn’t expect us to go around mentally reciting the Ten Commandments and all the extra bits of legalese that Moses added? Continue reading

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Adventures of the Spiritual Life by Judith Lawrence (reprinted with permission June 22, 2011) “Recollection,” says Evelyn Underhill, “is the traditional term by which mystical writers define the voluntary concentration, a first collecting or gathering in of the attention of … Continue reading

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Connected by Jan Cox “My kingdom,” said Jesus, “doesn’t consist of what you see around you”  (John 18:36 The Message). When we arrived at our winter residence, I expected to pick up where I had left off last April. As … Continue reading

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Opening the Door to Love by Judith Lawrence “Though the state which contemplatives call the prayer of quiet is a common condition of mystical attainment, it is not by itself mystical at all. It is a state of preparation: a … Continue reading

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