2. Read the passage very slowly, several times, pausing between each reading to take in details,
until the story saturates your imagination.
3. Using all your senses, allow yourself to take part in the scene.
What can you hear, see, smell etc. How does it all make you feel?
Participate, but don’t step back to analyse.
4. Respond to Jesus
Try it with the story of Jesus' entry into Jerusalem (click on the link below), perhaps reading it in several versions:
Further help on biblical meditation can be found on this site:
And in Richard Foster's Classic:
'Celebration of Discipline'.
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