Fall 2015

Browse our Fall 2015 Program Catalog  

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All Wisdom Ways programs are held at the Carondelet Center unless otherwise noted. Directions

Ongoing:

Tuesday Evening Meditation                                               Tuesdays, September 8 - December 7, 7:00 - 7:40 pm    


August

Seeking the Sacred Thread with Barbara Brown Taylor & John Philip Newell
Sunday, August 2 - Wednesday, August 5

Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey
Friday, August 14, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Conversation Gatherings on Laudato Si'
Thursday, August 27, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Outdoor Labyrinth Installation
Saturday, August 29, 8:00 am

September

Men's Spirituality: Bridges to Contemplative Living Series
Wednesday, September 2, 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Conversation Gatherings on Laudato Si'
Thursday, September 3, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Conversation Gatherings on Laudato Si'
Thursday, September 10, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey
Friday, September 11, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Monthly Discussions of Readings on Contemplative Prayer
Tuesday, September 15, 7:45 - 8:45 pm

Conversation Gatherings on Laudato Si'
Thursday, September 17, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Leaf Falling, Bud Forming: Coming Home to the Paradoxes of Autumn
Thursday, September 17 - Saturday, September 19

Beauty and Tenacity: Reflections in Song with Sara Thomsen
Saturday, September 19, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Men's Spirituality: Bridges to Contemplative Living Series
Monday, September 21, 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, September 21, 6:30 - 8:30 pm 

Men's Spirituality: Centering Prayer
Wednesday, September 23, 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Darwin and the God of Love: Is God's Charity Broad Enough for Bears? with Elizabeth Johnson, CSJ
Friday, September 25, 7:00 pm

Writing the Sacred Journey: The Art & Practice of Spiritual Memoir (Introductory Session)
Saturday, September 26, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, September 28, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Elizabeth Gilbert Reads from Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear
Tuesday, September 29, 7:00 - 8:00 pm

October

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, October 5, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Diana Hayes at SCU: Author Meet and Greet
Tuesday, October 6, 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Belonging: Meanings and Implications
Tuesday, October 6, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Men's Spirituality: Bridges to Contemplative Living Series
Wednesday, October 7, 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey
Friday, October 9, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, October 12, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Our Story Belonging in God's Story: The Red Sea Band Artist Reception
Thursday, October  15, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Writing the Sacred Journey (Monthly Session): Everything Sacred
Friday, October 16, 1:30 - 3:30 pm

Men's Spirituality: Bridges to Contemplative Living Series
Monday, October 19, 4:30 - 6:00 pm

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, October 19, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Belonging: Meanings and Implications
Tuesday, October 20, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Monthly Discussions of Readings on Contemplative Prayer
Tuesday, October 20, 7:45 - 8:45 pm

Men's Spirituality: Centering Prayer
Wednesday, October 21, 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Beyond the Divide--War, Peace, and the Courage to Find Common Ground
Saturday, October 24, 6:30 - 9:00 pm

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, October 26, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

The Emergent Christ by Ilia Delio (Pre-Event Book Discussion)
Tuesday, October 27, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Questions About God
Thursday, October 29, 7:00 - 8:30 pm


November

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, November 2, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Belonging: Meanings and Implications
Tuesday, November 3, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

O Black Madonna Photo Exhibit: Art Reception
Wednesday, November 4, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Questions About God
Thursday, November 5, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

The Soul of the Living Universe: Annual Fall Soul Conference
Friday, November 6, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, and Saturday, November 7, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, November 9, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Questions About God
Thursday, November 12, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey
Friday, November 13, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, November 16, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Monthly Discussions of Readings on Contemplative Prayer
Tuesday, November 17, 7:45 - 8:45 pm

Men's Spirituality: Centering Prayer
Wednesday, November 18, 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Questions About God
Thursday, November 19, 7:00 - 8:30 pm                                                                                     

Writing the Sacred Journey (Monthly Session):  No Surprise for the Writer, No Surprise for the Reader
Friday, November 20, 1:30 - 3:30 pm

All Together Now: What Group Sound-Making can Teach us about Working Well Together
Saturday, November 21, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, November 23, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent
Monday, November 30, 10:00 - 11:00 am

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, November 30, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

December 

Tuesday Noonday Meditation
Tuesday, December 1, 12:00 - 12:40 pm                        

Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent
Monday, December 7, 10:00 - 11:00 am

Hedgerow | Abounding in Spirit: Forging Faith in Questing Times
Monday, December 7, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Tuesday Noonday Meditation
Tuesday, December 8, 12:00 - 12:40 pm  

The Unruly Mystic: Saint Hildegard of Bingen
Tuesday, December 8, 6:30 - 9:00 pm

Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey
Friday, December 11, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent
Monday, December 14, 10:00 - 11:00 am

Tuesday Noonday Meditation
Tuesday, December 15, 12:00 - 12:40 pm  

Monthly Discussions of Readings on Contemplative Prayer
Tuesday, December 15, 7:45 - 8:45 pm

Men's Spirituality: Centering Prayer
Wednesday, December 16, 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Winter's Pause: A Sacred Journey through Poetry, Song, and Silence
Thursday, December 17, 7:00 - 8:30 pm

Writing the Sacred Journey (Monthly Session):  God (and good writing) in the Details
Friday, December 18, 1:30 - 3:30 pm

Meditation: Advent Day of Contemplative Prayer
Saturday, December 19, 8:30 am - 3:15 pm

Lectio Divina: Mornings of Reflection During Advent
Monday, December 21, 10:00 - 11:00 am

Tuesday Noonday Meditation
Tuesday, December 22, 12:00 - 12:40 pm 

January                                                                                             

Taking Another Way Home: Epiphany on the Labyrinth
Wednesday, January 6
Labyrinth Walk: 12:00 pm on; Program: 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Walking in Harmony: A Labyrinth Journey
Friday, January 8, 9:30 - 11:30 am

Meditation: Seeking God in the Stillness: A Winter Retreat
Thursday, January 14 - Saturday, January 16

Nine Gates: Thresholds of a Spiritual Journey Artist Reception
Tuesday, January 19, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

Men's Spirituality: Centering Prayer
Wednesday, January 20, 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Writing the Sacred Journey (Monthly Session):  The Wisdom of Childhood
Friday, January 22, 1:30 - 3:30 pm


SAVE THE DATE!

Compassionate Training Retreat with Joyce Rupp - June 19-23,2016

Compassion asks great things of us. Writer and spiritual director Joyce Rupp, co-director of The Institute of Compassionate Presence, believes compassion is what our world most needs, not just to survive, but to live the deepest and best of our precious humanity.  Come explore the nuances of caring for others in their struggles and sorrows and practice being compassionate to our own selves. 


Past Programs:

Winter/Spring 2015

Fall 2014

Winter/Spring 2014

Fall 2013

Winter/Spring 2013

Fall 2012

Winter/Spring 2012