Out of Silence Came the Word

Sat, Jul. 1, 2017, 10:00am — 4:00pm

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Yes, it is said that in ‘the beginning was the Word’ and ‘the beginning’ that John was referring to was Silence. The poet Rumi wrote that silence was Gods first language and it was Spanish mystics who said that ‘nada’ (nothing) is the source of all. Today physicists tell us that out of formlessness comes all form (energy)... So what is this Silence, this nada, this formlessness and how do we embrace it? Well not surprisingly it can be found everywhere if only we know how. During the day we’ll explore these themes and practices to get glimpses of Holy Silence – Whole Silence.

This day naturally flows on to Sunday and it will equally stand alone.

Facilitator: Pip Nicholls www.thegentleartofknowing.co.nz
Fee: $55 (or two for $100 – see 2nd July) Please bring your own lunch and tea and coffee is provided. Accommodation is available at additional cost.
Enquires to: Pip Nicholls (04) 562 6364 or pip.nicholls@xtra.co.nz
Registrations to: Mercy Centre (09) 638 6238 or info@mercyspiritualitycentre.org.nz

Mercy Spirituality Centre
104 The Drive, Epson