Now Available: David Frenette’s Centering Prayer Meditations
Makes a great gift for you or someone else!
Inspirations: Christian Mysticism in Contemporary Life with David Frenette
In this soul-searching video interview with Lisa Garr,
David explains the practice of centering prayer.
This 40-minute video interview is part of GaiamTV’s spirituality series.
You can watch a short preview and sign up for GaiamTV
to watch the whole video (a free 10-day trial period is available).
In this excerpt from the new audio program
Centering Prayer Meditations: Effortless Contemplation
to Deepen Your Experience of God, David discusses the concept of
“the dark night of the soul” – that infamous time of inner spiritual conflict.
Bread for the Journey Radio
Host Marianna Cacciatore’s interview with David Frenette
Saturday, April 26, 2014
Listen to the archive at this link here
“The Silent Power of Centering Prayer”
America: The National Catholic Review
December 3, 2013
Listen to David via archived recording from June 23, 2013
Click here for more information
The Path of Centering Prayer named in “The Best Spiritual Books of 2012″
and nicely reviewed by Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat,
Spirituality & Practice: Resources for Spiritual Journeys
Excerpt from Brussat review: “Frenette’s enthusiasm for centering prayer, his use of illustrative material from his own life and mystical experiences, and his flair for creativity give this handbook a vibrancy that carries the reader along. We were especially taken with his comparisons of contemplation with dancing and with floating on water.”
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David’s Book The Path of Centering Prayer
Available Now from Sounds True and Contemplative Outreach Ltd
Looking for more?
Listen to this intriguing hour-long interview, available as a podcast, where David talks with Tami Simon, Sounds True’s publisher, about his work.
Listen to these youtube videos of David teaching.
Seeing With Night Vision
Living in Unknowing and Trust: Skills for Centering Prayer
The orientation of Incarnational Contemplation is towards practicing and living the contemplative life in our ordinary world. Just as everything in our inner world is all in God, so too is everything in our outer world: the activities, joys, passions and challenges of existence.
In Incarnational Contemplation the divine is found and expressed in human life: searching for a job, birthing a child, washing the dishes, helping others, confronting injustice. In a radical yet simple way people are in God when there is no search for meaning, perfection or God beyond them.
- Renews the ways and practices of coming to union with Christ and unity in God
- Presents a comprehensive and usable contemplative path for people in ordinary life
- Realizes the interdependence of all humanity and all creation through awareness of Christ’s love