Meditative Prayer

This engages thought, imagination, emotion and desire. First you must find silence and stillness.


  1. Lectio Divina (praying with scripture)
  2. Examen also known as the Examination of Consciousness or the Review of the Day.
  3. Imaginative prayer and nore

Other methods of meditative prayer through:

  • fine art
  • icons
  • stained glass
  • creation and nature
  • drawing and painting
  • music
  • dance
  • symbols…

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For more information on prayer on St Peter’s website