Categories: From the Order
      Date: Dec 20, 2011
     Title: Fr. Martin Laird on Contemplation and Prayer
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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.