Books and Resources

For resources such as recent video and audio recordings of retreats and seminars, particularly Meditatio seminars, please visit the Meditatio WCCM Store on our International Website.

The Contemplative Life Bookstore Contemplative-Life.org is a virtual bookstore whose mission is to present the best of contemplative teachings. You will find a vast variety of books, CDs, DVDs, music and gifts that will enhance your spiritual journey and be a resource to guide and nurture you along your path of meditation practice.

Contemplative Life Bookstore is able to make available to you all the teachings of John Main, OSB including his classic Communitas series, and his successor Laurence Freeman, OSB, the present spiritual director of WCCM. You are able to browse contemplative authors and teachings from many other sources — classic editions and teachers from the past such as Bede Griffiths, The Cloud of Unknowing and Meister Eckhart as well present-day teachers — Richard Rohr, OFM, Ron Rolheiser, OMI, James Finley, Ph.D. and many others.  CD editions of The John Main Seminar, a yearly event held since 1991 at a world destination, brings together world teachers such as HH Dalai Lama, Fr. Thomas Keating, Huston Smith, William Johnston, Jean Vanier.