About the Author

James Finley

James Finley left home at the age of 18 for the Abbey of Gethsemani in Trappist, Kentucky, where Thomas Merton lived as a contemplative. He later earned degrees from the University of Akron, Saint John College, and the Fuller Theological Seminary. Today James Finley is a...

Contemplative Prayer

Meditation in the Christian Tradition

James Finley

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Since the time of the Desert Fathers in the third century, Christian mystics have practiced meditation as a way of opening to the presence of God in daily life. James Finley, a friend of Thomas Merton and his fellow monk for six years at the Abbey of Gethsemani, introduces us to this direct, mystical form of prayer, an enduring path of communion with the divine that reflects the spirit of Christ's own desert sojourns.

Sounds True Practices are short downloadable audio sessions selected from our most popular courses. Affordably priced and ideal for beginners, they're a powerful way to use energy healing, guided imagery, meditation, and other proven practices at home or on the go. Put them on your smartphone, MP3 player, tablet device, or computer … and start experiencing their benefits today.

This session is excerpted from James Finley's 6-CD course Christian Meditation and is also available in the downloadable audio The Beginner's Guide to Contemplative Prayer.

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Contents 1 Audio download (25 minutes)
Date Published February 07, 2011
ISBN-10 1-60407-575-9
ISBN-13 978-1-60407-575-5
Product Codes 2200w, m2200w, im02200w

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By Linda H
Date Added: Tuesday 21 January 2014
I have enjoyed listening to James Finley. His ralk on Contemplative was clear, concise and I have learned a lot rom istening to him.
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By Abigail Patch
Date Added: Tuesday 3 May 2011
I love this guy and his meditation is wonderful.
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