Two new ways to learn the method of Centering Prayer: In-home package &
A training course for
opening to the presence of God
Contemplative Outreach and
Sounds True are pleased to present the first complete home study course
in learning Centering Prayer, the silent Christian prayer practice for
consenting to the presence and action of the Divine Indwelling. Based on
Matthew 6:6, as well as the teachings from the 14th-century text The
Cloud of Unknowing, John of the Cross and others, Centering Prayer is a
method that renews the contemplative Christian tradition of silence,
solitude and simplicity in opening and deepening one’s relationship with
This new training course is
useful for those who cannot attend an Introduction to Centering Prayer
in person, or for those who would like to refresh their prayer practice.
The course includes more than nine hours of guidance and teachings on CD
and DVD from Fr. Thomas Keating, Gail Fitzpatrick-Hopler and Fr. Carl
The package contains: 6 DVDs
(7 hours, 36 minutes), 2 CDs (1 hour, 45 minutes), 1 Study Guide (91
pages). Currently on sale for $90.
Also available as a Sounds
True online course starting January 20, 2010.
This online course includes
all the content of the above Centering Prayer package, and,
additionally, three live teleconference with Fr. Thomas, Gail and Fr.
Carl, as well as community forums and a mentorship option. For more
information, click on the banner above.