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Intensive Centering Prayer (online)

November 20, 2021 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Develop further the discipline of Centering Prayer and deepen your relationship with God.  There will be extended periods of Centering Prayer and video lecture by Fr. Thomas Keating, OCSO.  Prerequisite:  Introduction to Centering Prayer and a personal practice of Centering Prayer.

Retreat Director: Sister Mary McGehee, OSB

Cost: $30

Saturday, November 20, 2020 – 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM (Central Time)

 

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  • Centering Prayer is a form of Christian prayer rooted in the ancient Christian contemplative tradition. Its purpose is to foster a deeper intimacy with Christ through the silence and stillness of contemplative prayer. This time of pandemic has led many to seek to deepen their relationship with God through this wordless prayer of contemplation. This weekend retreat is designed for those new to Centering Prayer. The participants will keep silence for the weekend, but there will be opportunities for questions and discussion about the practice. To register, please select ONE of the following options.
  • St. Charles (canonized by Pope Francis in May 2022) “put out into deep waters” for the love of Jesus. From well-born, wealthy and sybaritic, to army officer, to Cistercian monk, to convent handyman, to desert hermit, St. Charles changed and challenges us to do so that our lives and locations become dwelling places of Jesus. Popular retreat leader Dr. Bonnie Thurston returns to the peaceful setting our of Retreat Center to offer a program in which we both learn and experience the spirituality of this extraordinary saint through both presentations and quiet times of reflection. To register, please select ONE of the following options.
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Details

Date:
November 20, 2021
Time:
9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Venue

Zoom