Product DescriptionLectio Divina is the diligent reading of Sacred Scriptures accompanied by prayer. The Catholic Prayer Bible is set up to aid the reader in practicing the ancient and life transforming practice of Lectio Divina. It enables the one doing the studying to reflect on individual stories, scripture passages or chapters while being led to prayer through meditation on that particular story, passage or chapter.
The Catholic Prayer Bible has an introduction that goes into detail as to how to successfully use this method. Starting at the beginning of the Hebrew Scriptures, the chapters are divided into smaller sections to be used for a session of reading and prayer. There is a short summary of the section, a suggested reflection on the reading, a prayer based on the reading and an action the reader can take in response to the reading. The Catholic Prayer Bible is a helpful way for an individual to read and learn the Scriptures but it is also a good guide to use for group discussions. It would be good guide to use for religious education classes.
The Catholic Prayer Bible Lectio Divina Edition Hardcover