Winter/Spring Theme: HOME
Browse our Winter/Spring 2016 catalog!

Exploring Home Project
Elizabeth, Age 46
Emily, Age 39

Listen to Elizabeth
Listen to Emily

Let us know how you have used the Exploring Home focus questions and reflections in your life and work!

Wisdom Ways Wins Award

 Wisdom Ways was recently awarded the What Women Want! 2016 Award for the Favorite Women-Friendly Spiritual Community as selected by Minnesota Women's Press readers.  

Thanks to the readers of the Minnesota Women's Press and for the on-going support of the Minnesota Women's Press staff.  

We invite you to come and explore at Wisdom Ways!

Naomi Shihab Nye Reads "Kindness"

March 18, 2016

Naomi was a presenter at Wisdom Ways in March 2016. 

Boundless Compassion Retreat with Joyce Rupp

Sun, 6/19 - Thurs, 6/23
This class is now full. Please call 651.696.2788 to be added to a waiting list.

During this week-long retreat, you will explore your personal and professional experiences of compassion, reenergize your ability to offer loving kindness, and go forth with a renewed commitment to be a compassionate presence for yourself and those who are in the midst of pain, struggle and transition.

Based on the format and themes of The Institute of Compassionate Presence, our days will alternate content with participative processes.

More information

Spiritual Practices

Tuesdays, 1/5 - 6/7
7:00 - 7:40 pm

Men's Centering Prayer
Wednesday, 6/22
5:30 - 7:00 pm

Walking in Harmony
Fridays, 6/10 & 7/8
9:30 - 11:30 am

Learn more about our Spiritual Development Program
Transforming Soul & Society


All Life is Holy


“The world is holy. We are holy. All life is holy. Daily prayers are delivered on the lips of breaking waves, the whisperings of grasses, the shimmering of leaves.”

-Terry Tempest Williams

Exploring Home Reception

Thursday, 6/2, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Come meet and share your story with the people whose stories appear in the catalog and on the Wisdom Ways website.

More information & RSVP

Exploring Home project and interviews

Wisdom Ways Garden Labyrinth

In addition to our newly constructed outdoor labyrinth, Wisdom Ways recently installed a garden labyrinth on the Carondelet Center grounds.

Join us for garden labyrinth planting!

Tuesday, 5/31, 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Planting will be guided and led by Angie Hettinger with EnergyScapes.

Call 651.696.2788 to RSVP


Use this paper image of the Wisdom Ways garden labyrinth (created by Marilyn Larson) in your daily reflections or as a finger labyirnth.

Writing the Sacred Journey Monthly Session

Unearthing the Truth
Friday, 6/24, 1:30 - 3:30 pm

Memory always holds important truths—about identity, history, and what gives life meaning.  Using questions, speculation, and multiple perspectives, we’ll move beyond the facts to the truthful essence of our stories.

More information & registration

Art Exhibit: Exploring Exposure

Kate Gray, Artist
May 2 - June 30

In these prints, Kate Gray interprets her experience living in Morocco, translating her thoughts and ideas about culture, religion, femininity, and a sense of home and community into designs that are meant to ask questions, not answer them.

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Looking Ahead

Resurrection Art Exhibit and Reception
July 11 - September 26

Event Location:

Unless otherwise noted, events are held at:
Carondelet Center
1890 Randolph Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55105


Wisdom Ways Center for Spirituality is a ministry of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet