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In this section you will find various articles from the world of contemplative practice including resources, summaries of recent events, and upcoming events.
Posted July 22, 2020

In our last e-bulletin an invitation was extended to anyone interested in participating in an Online Contemplative Listening Circle.  About a dozen people responded to this invitation, resources were shared for reading and reflection, and meetings were held via zoom…

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Posted July 21, 2020

Series available on YouTube Father Thomas Keating is widely known as the co-founder of the Centering Prayer movement and a master teacher of contemplative prayer and devotion. In a final effort of creative energy during early winter 2018 — the…

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Posted July 20, 2020

Pat Neuwelt and Agnes Hermans This time that we are living through, impacted by Covid19, Black Lives Matter, climate change etc., is a liminal space (from Latin limen=threshold). We are between ‘the old world’ and whatever the new world will…

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Posted July 19, 2020

New events are scheduled for the spring of 2020. Two of these events will be online courses and the third a live in retreat. For more information, please go to events

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Posted July 9, 2020

Reflections post lockdown by Pip Nicholls Prior to the 25th March 2020, the largest retreat I’d ever been on was possibly about 60 people.   Imagine my surprise when it was 5 million New Zealanders, 25 million Australians and untold…

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Posted July 4, 2020

Pat Neuwelt reviewer Birth of a Dancing Star: my journey from cradle Catholic to Cyborg Christian, Ilia Delio, Orbis Books, 2019 Those of us who have read any of Ilia Delio’s books or essays will have discovered that this gifted…

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