Posts tagged Contemplative Practice
On Silence & Suffering

This blog post aims to share an insight that I’ve gleaned from a recent book project about silence and suffering. While silence can be most challenging at times of great stress - times like these - my invitation to you is to practice sacred silence so that you may listen better and discern your role in undoing the silences all around us that oppress.

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On Spiritual Formation

“How do you make faith meaningful in a society growing increasingly religiously pluralistic and disengaged?” In light of the statistics highlighting the growing movement of young Americans away from the church, Patterson explores this question from multiple angles in this article.

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What's Your Practice?

Where did you learn about mindfulness and meditation? How do you incorporate those and other contemplative practices into your life? This article showcases the integration and expansion of mindfulness and contemplative practices into the life and studies of university students around the country.

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