What does the Church say about Centering Prayer?

What does the Church say about Centering Prayer?
Has it become more orthodox in the last couple of decades?

These links should explain centering prayer and the role Father Basil Pennington and Abbot Thomas Keating played in its creation. If you have any further questions or concerns that are not answered by these links, please contact Catholic Answers directly.

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