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"Don't just do something: Sit there".
|Statue The Spirit of Contemplation by Albert Toft.Wikipedia)|
In a world where urgent social and environmental issues call us to action, can we afford the luxury of contemplation?
What is the relationship between doing and sitting?
Benedictine Fr Laurence Freeman, Director of the World Community for Christian Meditation, looks at prayer, meditation and the virtue of stillness.
This was first broadcast in 2010. at the Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane, who hosted Pray 2010, a gathering of teachers and practitioners aimed at deepening the knowledge and experience of prayer and contemplation.
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