Christian Meditation Center

Resource List

Suggested Reading

Christian Meditation, Experiencing the Presence of God – James Finley

Open Mind, Open Heart: The Contemplative Dimension of the Gospel – Thomas Keating

Invitation to Love: The Way of Christian Contemplation – Thomas Keating

The Path of Centering Prayer: Deepening Your Experience of God - David Frenette

Centering Prayer and Inner Awakening - Cynthia Bourgeault

Prayer: Finding the Heart’s True Home – Richard Foster

Sanctuary of the Soul: Journey into Meditative Prayer - Richard Foster

Into the Silent Land: A Guide to the Christian Practice of Contemplation – Martin Laird

The Cloud of Unknowing – Author Unknown

Psalms for Praying: An Invitation to Wholeness – Nan C. Merrill

Contemplative Prayer – Thomas Merton

Centering Prayer and the Healing of the Unconscious – Murchadh O. Madagain

The Naked Now: Learning to See as the Mystics See – Richard Rohr

Living in the Presence – Tilden Edwards

Call to the Center: The Gospel's Invitation to Deeper Prayer – M. Basil Pennington

The Loving Search for God: Contemplative Prayer and the Cloud of Unknowing – William Meninger

A Taste of Silence: A Guide to the Fundamentals of Centering Prayer – Carl Arico

Word into Silence: A Manual for Christian Meditation – John Main

The Way to Perfection – Teresa of Avila

Interior Castle – Teresa of Avila

St. John of the Cross, Alchemist of the Soul – Translated with Commentary by Antonio T. de Nicolas

Chapbook of Prayer - George F. Allen

Christian Meditation Links

Christian Meditation Center –

Contemplative Outreach -

Taize -

World Community for Christian Meditation -

Center for Action and Contemplation -

Shalem Institute -

Contemplative Way -