"Sought through prayer and meditation to improve our conscious contact with God, as we understood Him, praying only for knowledge of His will for us and the power to carry that out."
THE WELCOMING PRAYER PRACTICE
12 Step Welcoming Prayer Practice Group meets every Thursday 7-8PM Central time. Find link to group on Welcoming Prayer page below or in Meetings & Groups tab.
All are welcome!
The Contemplative Dimension of the 12 Steps with Thomas Keating.
In this video series Thomas Keating speaks with a group of people in 12-Step recovery who are interested in Centering Prayer as an 11th step practice. He teaches the method of Centering Prayer along with its conceptual background. These newly edited videos are available for you to use in your 12 Step CP groups, retreats, or for your personal enrichment.
In Loving Memory Tom S. April 3, 1929 - June 17, 2023
Tom S. was co-author with Fr. Thomas Keating of the book “Divine Therapy and Addiction, Centering Prayer and the Twelve Steps”.
St. Louis 12-Step Centering Prayer Retreat Oct. 27-29, 2023
This retreat is for people who participate in any
12-Step program, or those who support recovery
and have the intention to improve their
meditation practice and enlarge their spiritual life.
2023 Fall Online Spiritual Event
"Gratitude for Physical, Emotional and Spiritual Recovery" November 4, 2023 11AM -1PM ET
Join us Free Online Event guest Speaker Matt F from Jefferson City, MO.
Matt F. is a long time Centering Prayer practitioner and has been in recovery for many years. He lived at St. Benedict's Monastery for a time and was a friend of Fr. Thomas as well as Abbott Joseph. He brings us a message of Gratitude and Thanksgiving as he shares his experience, strength and wisdom with us.