Resources

Coming Home: Meditations for Embodied Prayer

By Liuan Huska and spiritual director Kimberly Pelletier.

By Liuan Huska and spiritual director Kimberly Pelletier. This series of four 10-minute sessions guides you into re-inhabiting the holy, physical space of your body, in pain, pleasure, and everything in between.


Practices

An Examen for Times of Illness

By Vinita Hampton Wright

Prayer and Our Bodies

By Flora Slosson Wuellner

This lovely book includes exercises at the end of each chapter to connect you to God and your body.

Further Reading

Stephanie Paulsell / Honoring the Body: Meditations on a Christian Practice (2002, Jossey-Bass)

Christine D.  Pohl / Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition (1999, W.B. Eerdmans)

Barbara Brown Taylor / An Altar in the World: A Geography of Faith / (2009, HarperOne)

Parker Palmer / A Hidden Wholeness: The Journey Toward an Undivided Life (2004, Jossey-Bass)

Elizabeth Lewis Hall / “What are Bodies for? An Integrative Examination of Embodiment” (2010, Christian Scholars Review, 39, no. 2)