Centering Prayer at Cathedral, St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG – A Centering Prayer group will begin at the Cathedral on September 12. The group will meet in the Bishop’s Parlor at 4:15 every Saturday. (Enter at the Narthex at 4:10 and we will guide you to the Parlor.) …. The sessions will end in time for anyone who would like to attend the 5:00 Eucharist. What is Centering Prayer, you may ask. Like many spiritual practices, it is more than any description, but here is the traditional description: Centering Prayer is a method of silent prayer that prepares us to receive the gift of prayer in which we experience God’s presence within us, closer than breathing, closer than thinking, closer than consciousness itself. This method of prayer is both a relationship w…