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You see creation; love the Author of these marvels. Attach yourself to the one who is essential. Love the Creator!
The majesty of God surpasses by far our capacity for expression, because it is better to think of God than to talk of Him, and better is He still than what is thought.
(De Trinitate VII, 4,7)
O God, ever the same, may I know myself, may I know you.
(Soliloquia II, 1, 1)
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Fr. Martin Laird on Contemplation and Prayer


Villanova University
December, 2011
Fr. Martin Laird OSA

The following video offers a short presentation on contemplative prayer by Father Martin Laird, O.S.A. of the Chicago Province, a professor at Villanova University. It was aired on the TV program, Religion & Ethics NewWeekly. Father Laird has lectured extensively on contemplative prayer and has written two books on the subject: Into the Silent Land and A Sunlit Absence: Silence, Awareness, and Contemplation, both released by Oxford University Press.

Watch Father Martin Laird on Contemplation on PBS. See more from Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly.

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