Lectio Divina 1 March 2024

A reading from the holy Gospel according to John 2:13-25 Just before the Jewish Passover Jesus went up to Jerusalem, and in the Temple he found people selling cattle and sheep and pigeons, and the money changers sitting at their counters there.  Making a whip out of...

Eco-Spirituality Reading Circle: Ten Love Letters to the Earth

On Tuesday 20 February, our first meeting for the year, we had eleven participants. I think this is the largest group at a zoom meeting. We shared our thoughts about the “Ten Love Letters to the Earth” which are a series of meditations on Mother Earth...

Meditation 22 February 2024

https://www.thecarmelitecentremelbourne.org/wp-content/uploads/Meditation-MP3-22-Feb-24.mp3 Meditation for Thursday 22nd February 2024 Meditation is sometimes associated with ego-dissolution. To an extent this is correct as meditation gets us out of our head where our...

Lectio Divina 23 February 2024

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Mark 9:2-10 Jesus took with him Peter and James and John and led them up a high mountain where they could be alone by themselves.  There in their presence he was transfigured: his clothes became dazzlingly white, whiter than...

Meditation 15 February 2024

https://www.thecarmelitecentremelbourne.org/wp-content/uploads/Meditation-MP3-15-Feb-24.mp3 Meditation for Thursday 15th February 2024 Often when people learn about meditation here at the Carmelite Centre they immediately and understandably think that the meditation...