A new way to listen; a new way to pray

Matthew 6:9-13

Pater noster qui es in coelis,

Our Father who art in heaven,

sanctificetur nomen tuum.

hallowed be thy name. Continue Reading

Creative Lectio: Words about music

As a musician, my lectio frequently takes a musical form. I believe that even humming is an unconscious form of lectio: I have learned to attempt to notice what I’m humming (if it is a recognizable tune). Frequently my hummings are hymn-tunes and occasionally I am unable to recall the words. So, I look them up. Now and then, I can’t even remember a title, so the looking up takes some doing. Continue Reading