A tool for daily reflection; Oxford, MS, February 2018.
The examen is a practice that invites us to notice God’s presence in our day. There are a lot of ways to ask the questions — where we felt most and least fulfilled, where we felt it easiest and hardest to give love, where we felt closest to and furthest from God…
Tips for Printing
The PDF file has six pages — print double sided (including the blank one) with short-edge binding. You’ll for sure need pages 1-4, then just make as many copies of pages 5-6 as you need for whatever season. For Lent including Sundays, we needed 11 double-sided copies of pages 5-6. *Pro tip* (learn from my mistakes, y’all): Don’t forget that one set of pages makes two booklets!
If you’re in the market for a book that explains the examen (and has pictures), check out Sleeping With Bread: Holding What Gives You Life by Dennis Linn, Sheila Fabricant Linn, and Matthew Linn.