Solace podcast 015: Isaiah 40 and Billy Collins

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of Lectio Divina – if you would like the resource sheet for the suggested steps for both of these, it is available here. The Bible reading is taken from Isaiah 40: 7-8, and the poem featured is ‘Forsythia’ by Billy Collins – which appears inContinue reading “Solace podcast 015: Isaiah 40 and Billy Collins”

Solace podcast 014: Matthew 7 and Mary Oliver

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of listening (there are no written instructions for the listening prayer – everything you need to know is in the audio) – but if you haven’t got access to the resource sheet and would like it for the Examen it is available here. The Bible readingContinue reading “Solace podcast 014: Matthew 7 and Mary Oliver”

Solace podcast 013: Isaiah 58 and Denise Levertov

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of Lectio Divina – if you would like the resource sheet for the suggested steps for both of these, it is available here. The Bible reading is taken from Isaiah 58: 11, and the poem featured is ‘The Fountain’ by Denise Levertov – which appears inContinue reading “Solace podcast 013: Isaiah 58 and Denise Levertov”

Solace podcast 012: Luke 15 and Naomi Shihab Nye

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of listening (there are no written instructions for the listening prayer – everything you need to know is in the audio) – but if you haven’t got access to the resource sheet and would like it for the Examen it is available here. The BibleContinue reading “Solace podcast 012: Luke 15 and Naomi Shihab Nye”

Solace podcast 011: Psalm 25: 4-7 and ee cummings

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of Lectio Divina – if you would like the resource sheet for the suggested steps for both of these, it is available at https://solacepod.com/2020/03/30/solace-resources/. The Bible reading is Psalm 95: 4-7, and the poem featured is ‘i thank you god for this most amazing’ byContinue reading “Solace podcast 011: Psalm 25: 4-7 and ee cummings”

Solace podcast 010: John 14 and Robert Frost

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of listening (there are no written instructions for the listening prayer – everything you need to know is in the audio) – but if you haven’t got access to the resource sheet and would like it for the Examen it is available here. The BibleContinue reading “Solace podcast 010: John 14 and Robert Frost”

Solace podcast 009: Matthew 5 and Brian Patten

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of Lectio Divina – if you would like the resource sheet for the suggested steps for both of these, it is available here. The Bible reading is taken from Matthew 5: 13-16, and the poem featured is ‘One Another’s Light’ by Brian Patten – which appearsContinue reading “Solace podcast 009: Matthew 5 and Brian Patten”

Solace podcast 008: Psalm 25 and Michael Symmons Roberts

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of listening (there are no written instructions for the listening prayer – everything you need to know is in the audio) – but if you haven’t got access to the resource sheet and would like it for the Examen it is available here. The BibleContinue reading “Solace podcast 008: Psalm 25 and Michael Symmons Roberts”

Solace podcast 007: Matthew 6 and Wendell Berry

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of Lectio Divina – if you would like the resource sheet for the suggested steps for both of these, it is available here. The Bible reading is taken from Matthew 6: 27-29, and the poem featured is ‘The Peace of Wild Things’ by Wendell Berry –Continue reading “Solace podcast 007: Matthew 6 and Wendell Berry”

Solace podcast 006: Psalm 33 and Chris Fosten

This week’s Solace includes an Examen prayer and a time of listening (there are no written instructions for the listening prayer – everything you need to know is in the audio) – but if you haven’t got access to the resource sheet and would like it for the Examen it is available here. The BibleContinue reading “Solace podcast 006: Psalm 33 and Chris Fosten”