Lectio Divina

A Simple Lectio Divina for Young Children

Read more »You can prepare young children for lectio divina by previewing the Sunday Scriptures with them, or by doing a little sacred storytime with them. But even young children can try the basic movements of lectio divina following these steps:

Reading. Use a short story (the shorter the better, but definitely less than five minutes long) from a good picture Bible, a Bible-based storybook, or a children’s book about the lives of the saints…