Monday, 31 October 2016
165: Lectio Divina, The Space we dig in ourselves
Jean is a French Catholic Theologian, specialised in Spiritual Formation, with more than twenty-five years of experience with Consecrated and Lay people. He obtained his Bachelors in Philosophy and his Masters in Spiritual Theology from Toulouse (France), and the Teresianum (Rome). He is presently completing his Ph.D. in Spiritual Theology at the Angelicum (Rome). Jean’s formation was greatly enhanced by the discalced Carmelite Fathers. He has lectured in Spiritual Theology in different universities with a practical focus. Many articles, studies and books have been published internationally. In 2003, Jean founded the "School of Mary" which offers formation in Spiritual Life, many video courses being available at www.schoolofmary.org . Lectio Divina and Contemplative Prayer are amongst the most important forms of prayer addressed. Jean gives Spiritual Direction on a regular basis and also gives retreats. He is married, has a daughter and is based in London.