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Visions of Mary: Ancient Images with Modern Relevance 5:00 pm
Visions of Mary: Ancient Images with Modern Relevance @ Carondelet Center
Dec 1 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Visions of Mary: Ancient Images with Modern Relevance @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Enjoy a meditative experience that will help you enter more deeply into the season of Advent with an open and courageous heart. Images of Chartres Cathedral from author and photographer Jill Geoffrion invite you to contemplate the…
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Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent 10:00 am
Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent @ Carondelet Center
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Lectio Divina or Sacred Reading is the slow, repetitive reading of a sacred text that leads one to the ultimate step of resting in God. It is not Scripture study, nor is it spiritual reading. It…
Hedgerow Initiative 6:30 pm
Hedgerow Initiative @ Carondelet Center
Dec 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Hedgerow Initiative @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
In their new book Goddess and God in the World, pioneering feminist theologians Carol Christ and Judith Plaskow model a process not only for telling their stories but for critiquing and responding to each other’s reflections. We are invited to join…
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Group Spiritual Guidance During Advent 10:00 am
Group Spiritual Guidance During Advent @ Carondelet Center
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Group Spiritual Guidance During Advent @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Group spiritual direction is a process in which people gather on a regular basis to assist one another in an ongoing awareness of Sacred Mystery in all of life. Participants seek support for their responsiveness…
Meditation: Tuesday Noonday Meditation 12:00 pm
Meditation: Tuesday Noonday Meditation @ Carondelet Center
Dec 5 @ 12:00 pm – 12:40 pm
During Advent, noonday meditation will be offered in addition to the regular Tuesday evening meditation.  The weekly session will include a short reading and one 25-minute meditation.
Courageous Foremothers: Text Study on the Gospel of Mark 1:30 pm
Courageous Foremothers: Text Study on the Gospel of Mark @ Carondelet Center
Dec 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Courageous Foremothers: Text Study on the Gospel of Mark @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
What if we bring the 10% of Mark’s Gospel that tells stories of women from the margins to the center of Jesus’ story?   How does this shift our reading of the text and how we preach…
Colorful and Creative: Finger Labyrinth Fun 6:00 pm
Colorful and Creative: Finger Labyrinth Fun @ Carondelet Center
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Colorful and Creative: Finger Labyrinth Fun @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Creating labyrinths for finger walking is a spiritual process that yields a usable labyrinth that can be an art piece or a one-of-kind gift of functional art. All materials and instruction provided. No experience necessary.…
Meditation: Tuesday Evening Meditation 7:00 pm
Meditation: Tuesday Evening Meditation @ Carondelet Center
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 7:40 pm
Meditation: Tuesday Evening Meditation @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
During these times of prayer, we will sit in silent meditation with others. Meditating together is a way of deepening and supporting our personal practice. The weekly sessions include a short reading and one 25-minute…
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Men’s Spirituality: A Rising Tide of Silence: Film and Conversation 6:00 pm
Men’s Spirituality: A Rising Tide of Silence: Film and Conversation @ Carondelet Center
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Men's Spirituality: A Rising Tide of Silence: Film and Conversation @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Come for this one-hour screening documenting the life of Thomas Keating, an influential spiritual leader and a founder of Centering Prayer. Interweaving historical footage, biographical documentation, interviews with friends and colleagues, and extensive conversation with…
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Experiencing Mary’s Magnificat in the Words of Martin Luther and Elizabeth Johnson 9:00 am
Experiencing Mary’s Magnificat in the Words of Martin Luther and Elizabeth Johnson @ Carondelet Center
Dec 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Experiencing Mary's Magnificat in the Words of Martin Luther and Elizabeth Johnson @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Guided by the words and insights of Martin Luther and Elizabeth Johnson and other theologians, we will consider Luke’s and Mary’s relationship to power and compare it to our own. We will also examine the…
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Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey 9:30 am
Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey @ Carondelet Center
Dec 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
  We invite you to walk the labyrinth indoors at Carondelet Center, whether this is your first walk or you are developing a spiritual practice. After a brief reflection, we welcome you to walk as…
Writing the Sacred Journey: Monthly Sessions 1:30 pm
Writing the Sacred Journey: Monthly Sessions @ Carondelet Center
Dec 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Writing the Sacred Journey: Monthly Sessions @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Monthly drop-in sessions led by Elizabeth Jarrett Andrew focus on different aspects of writing spiritual memoir:  themes that commonly arise, craft techniques, challenges and joys of the writing process, and practices for opening our work to the spirit’s…
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Meditation: Morning Meditation Retreat 9:00 am
Meditation: Morning Meditation Retreat @ Carondelet Center
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Meditation: Morning Meditation Retreat @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
This Advent morning retreat provides a more extended and focused time to deepen our existing practice of meditation.  Our morning in silence will include a pattern of sitting and walking meditations, mindful movements, and chanting.
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Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent 10:00 am
Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent @ Carondelet Center
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Lectio Divina or Sacred Reading is the slow, repetitive reading of a sacred text that leads one to the ultimate step of resting in God. It is not Scripture study, nor is it spiritual reading. It…
Hedgerow Initiative 6:30 pm
Hedgerow Initiative @ Carondelet Center
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Hedgerow Initiative @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
In their new book Goddess and God in the World, pioneering feminist theologians Carol Christ and Judith Plaskow model a process not only for telling their stories but for critiquing and responding to each other’s reflections. We are invited to join…
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Group Spiritual Guidance During Advent 10:00 am
Group Spiritual Guidance During Advent @ Carondelet Center
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Group Spiritual Guidance During Advent @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Group spiritual direction is a process in which people gather on a regular basis to assist one another in an ongoing awareness of Sacred Mystery in all of life. Participants seek support for their responsiveness…
Meditation: Tuesday Noonday Meditation 12:00 pm
Meditation: Tuesday Noonday Meditation @ Carondelet Center
Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm – 12:40 pm
During Advent, noonday meditation will be offered in addition to the regular Tuesday evening meditation.  The weekly session will include a short reading and one 25-minute meditation.
Meditation: Tuesday Evening Meditation 7:00 pm
Meditation: Tuesday Evening Meditation @ Carondelet Center
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm – 7:40 pm
Meditation: Tuesday Evening Meditation @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
During these times of prayer, we will sit in silent meditation with others. Meditating together is a way of deepening and supporting our personal practice. The weekly sessions include a short reading and one 25-minute…
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Writing the Sacred Journey: Spiritual Memoir “Seed Writing” Sessions 1:30 pm
Writing the Sacred Journey: Spiritual Memoir “Seed Writing” Sessions @ Carondelet Center
Dec 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Writing the Sacred Journey: Spiritual Memoir "Seed Writing" Sessions @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Develop your writing as a spiritual practice in drop-in sessions where we write in community, share writing, and learn tools of the craft.  Using prompts based on a monthly theme, we’ll make space for memories…
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Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent 10:00 am
Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent @ Carondelet Center
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Lectio Divina or Sacred Reading is the slow, repetitive reading of a sacred text that leads one to the ultimate step of resting in God. It is not Scripture study, nor is it spiritual reading. It…
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Group Spiritual Guidance During Advent 10:00 am
Group Spiritual Guidance During Advent @ Carondelet Center
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Group Spiritual Guidance During Advent @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Group spiritual direction is a process in which people gather on a regular basis to assist one another in an ongoing awareness of Sacred Mystery in all of life. Participants seek support for their responsiveness…
Meditation: Tuesday Noonday Meditation 12:00 pm
Meditation: Tuesday Noonday Meditation @ Carondelet Center
Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:40 pm
During Advent, noonday meditation will be offered in addition to the regular Tuesday evening meditation.  The weekly session will include a short reading and one 25-minute meditation.
Islamic Spiritual Tradition and Iran Today 6:30 pm
Islamic Spiritual Tradition and Iran Today @ Carondelet Center
Dec 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Islamic Spiritual Tradition and Iran Today @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
This exploration of Iranian literature and society from scholar, teacher, and poet Fatemeh Keshavarz challenges popular perceptions of present-day Iran as a society bereft of vitality and joy.
Meditation: Tuesday Evening Meditation 7:00 pm
Meditation: Tuesday Evening Meditation @ Carondelet Center
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 7:40 pm
Meditation: Tuesday Evening Meditation @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
During these times of prayer, we will sit in silent meditation with others. Meditating together is a way of deepening and supporting our personal practice. The weekly sessions include a short reading and one 25-minute…
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Men’s Spirituality: Centering Prayer Circle 5:30 pm
Men’s Spirituality: Centering Prayer Circle @ Carondelet Center
Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Men’s Spirituality: Centering Prayer Circle @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
To foster community among participants, the Wisdom Ways Men’s Spirituality Series holds a monthly contemplative prayer circle.  Each meeting begins with 20 minutes of contemplative prayer practice using the method of Centering Prayer.  Opportunity for…
Winter Solstice: Struck by the Inner Light 7:00 pm
Winter Solstice: Struck by the Inner Light @ Carondelet Center
Dec 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Winter Solstice: Struck by the Inner Light @ Carondelet Center | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Rumi scholar and interpreter Fatemeh Keshavarz and musician Jessika Kenney will create a deeply meditative evening that touches the soul and makes space for the liminal mysteries that unfold throughout this season. The threads of hope that fill Rumi’s…
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