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Lectio Divina for the Easter Season

 
A cross draped with a white sash for Easter is seen on the campus of St. Peter Indian Mission School in Bapchule, Arizona. CNS Photo/Nancy Wiechec

Lectio Divina is a form of meditation rooted in liturgical celebration that dates back to early monastic communities. It involves focused reading of Scripture (lectio), meditation on the Word of God (meditatio), contemplation of the Word and its meaning in one's life (contemplatio) and ends with prayer (oratio). For the Easter season, we have Lectio Divina resources for the Sunday Gospels and the Ascension of the Lord.

 

 



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