More Than a Single Story

When: October 26, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

More Than a Single Story is a series of panel discussions/community conversations inspired by Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s powerful TED talk, The Danger of a Single Story, which shows how stereotypes are fostered when we treat one story…

Men’s Spirituality: The Welcoming Prayer

When: September 28, 2017 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

The Welcoming Prayer is a simple and practical way to let go of the afflictive emotions that arise regularly.  This is a discipline for daily life which originated through Centering Prayer as a supplemental practice.…

Men’s Spirituality: Centering Prayer Circle

When: September 2, 2020 @ 7:30 am – 8:15 am
Where: This event will be held via Zoom.

  Wisdom Ways Men’s Centering Prayer circles have been creating a hope-filled space for men to gather in person over the past six years.  During these times it’s more important than ever for us to…

Men’s Spirituality: A Rising Tide of Silence: Film and Conversation

When: December 6, 2017 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

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…

Labyrinth Tending and Teaching: A Training for Labyrinth Guides

When: January 13, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

Resurgence of interest in the ancient practice of labyrinth walking has made labyrinths a part of many contemporary settings: religious, recreational, and health-related. Learn about the interesting history and modern adaptations of these graceful, meandering…

Courageous Foremothers: An Overview on the Gospel of Mark

When: November 14, 2017 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

Advent starts the new Church year and the Church’s reading of Mark’s gospel, the first to be written, the closest to oral tradition, and the most audacious in remembering women’s leadership at key turning points.…

Islamic Spiritual Tradition and Iran Today

When: December 19, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

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.  

Hedgerow Initiative

When: September 25, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

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…