Order of Saint Augustine

"Anima una et cor unum in Deum!" (Regula)

Thought of Saint Augustine
The faithful know that it is the Body of Christ if they don't neglect to be the Body of Christ. May they become the Body of Christ if they want to live of the Spirit of Christ.
O God, ever the same, may I know myself, may I know you.
(Soliloquia II, 1, 1)
All I ask in my prayer is to know God and the soul, that is what I want.

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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