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Cell

How might you deepen your own experience of silence and listening? One of the most famous pieces of wisdom from the fourth century desert monastic wisdom is to ÒGo into your cell and stay there Ð and your cell will teach you everything.Ó Your cell is a place without external stimuli where you are forced to go deep Ð not stay on the surface with comforting distractions.

-Br. Geoffrey Tristram, SSJE

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