Lenten Talks at St Mirin’s Cathedral - Wednesday evenings 7-9pm - Understanding and Praying the Bible. Fr David Birchall SJ & Dr Catriona Fletcher of the Ignatian Spirituality Centre, Glasgow. Two part sessions – first part is Mass in the Cathedral during which we shall look at ways of using the Bible for Prayer. The second part in the Hall is an introduction to the Bible.
8th March - Introduction to the Bible: a question of translation and overview of the Bible.Prayer: Mantra – Taizé
15th March - The Bible as the History of Israel Prayer: Discernment - Examen
22nd March - The Psalms – Israel at prayer Prayer: The Office of the Church (Wednesday night prayer)
29th March - The Gospels - The story of Jesus for different people. Prayer: Imaginative Contemplation
5th April - The letters of St Paul – Apostle to the gentiles Prayer: Lectio Divina