Advent Lectio Divina from the US Bishops

lectio_caseyAre you looking for a way to prayerfully prepare for Christmas and enter more deeply into the spiritual meaning of Advent?  The US Conference of Catholic Bishops have prepared a program of Lectio Divina, a simple method for meditating on the Sunday scriptures during this season in preparation for the celebration of the birth of Jesus.

Lectio divina is a form of meditation rooted in liturgical celebration that dates back to early monastic communities. It was a method practiced by monks in their daily encounter with Scripture, both as they prepared for the Eucharist and as they prayed the Liturgy of the Hours.

Click here to download the readings and meditations from their website.

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