In a prayerful way repeat the text below several times.
God is the friend of silence.
Trees, flowers, grass grow in silence.
See the stars, moon, and sun,
how they move in silence.
— Mother Teresa
Sit with the photo and "read" it slowly
Ask yourself, What do the photo and text say to me?
What feeling or thought or word do they evoke?
What do I want to say to God through this photo and text?
What do you believe is God’s message for you today as you reflect on this photo and text?
Use the discussion area below for your lectio reflections on this verse and photo. All registered members of MOH have access to this discussion area. On-site or online monastery groups may host more private discussions.