O Antiphons: Advent Names of God

When: December 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020 all-day
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

Seven short verses are sung before the Magnificat during the Evening Prayer of the Church on the seven days before the vigil of Christmas. Each begins with the exclamation “O”. Each ends with a plea…

Writing as Contemplation: An Evening Conversation

When: November 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: This event will be held via Zoom.

  In the city fields  Contemplating cherry-trees… Strangers are like friends Contemplation, as the Buddhist priest and poet Issa illustrates, is a field of intimacy, and writing is one entrance.  Guest writer Kyoko Katayama, in…

Moving the Race Conversation Forward with the Enneagram

When: October 13, 2020 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: This event will be held via Zoom.

  Start or continue to work toward antiracism by identifying internalized narratives, inviting body awareness, and engaging presence practices in this three-part online workshop. Together, we will explore racism not as a personal choice but…

the art of hope / the hope of art

When: September 17, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: This event will be held via Zoom.

  In this time of pandemics and great social movement, how do we nourish that little seed of hope? What is the practice of hope? How is it an art form? How does the practice…

At Home in Oneself (September)

When: September 18, 2020 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: This event will be held via Zoom.

  It is so easy to find oneself on high alert, tense and exhausted by living through times with high levels of uncertainty and change. Our bodies so easily flip into a fight-or-flight mode, blocking…

At Home in Oneself (August)

When: August 25, 2020 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: This event will be held via Zoom.

  It is so easy to find oneself on high alert, tense and exhausted by living through times with high levels of uncertainty and change. Our bodies so easily flip into a fight-or-flight mode, blocking…