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008: Finding God Through Meditation with Dan Burke

by Matthew Leonard
by Matthew Leonard
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catholic_FINAL_150Lots of saints make strong statements about prayer. St. Alphonsus Ligouri is probably the scariest. Referencing St. Teresa of Avila, he once stated that “He who neglects mental prayer needs no devil to carry him to hell. He brings himself there with his own hands.” Yikes!

Lucky for you (and me), we’re not talking prayer with him today. Instead, Mr. Dan Burke is the featured guest in this episode of The Art of Catholic podcast.

While not a saint (yet), Dan is definitely a sage when it comesimgres to the spiritual life and loves to quote Teresa of Avila, too. In fact, he’s the founder and president of The Avila Institute, as well as the Executive Director of EWTN’s National Catholic Register. He also blogs and podcasts over at SpiritualDirection.com.

Dan has written a wonderful series of books under the heading of “Navigating the Spiritual Life” through Emmaus Road Publishing.

And in this episode we’re discussing some of the contents of one of those books titled, “Finding God Through Meditation.”Alcantara-Cover-Small.001-e1421966538531-281x380 It’s all about St. Peter Alcantara. Who is he? None other than the spiritual director for Teresa of Avila. Prepare to grow!

God bless!

Matthew

8 Ways To Jumpstart Your Prayer Life Cover ImageAll who have been lost were lost because they did not pray.” St. Alphonsus Liguori.

Don’t be lost! Grab your FREE copy of my quick guide to deeper prayer 8 Ways To Jumpstart Your Prayer Life! 

It’s an easy step-by-step summary of the spiritual giants of the Church designed to help you rocket to God!

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