Writer’s Circle: Tending Writer and Writing

When: April 21, 2021 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

  The most significant creation born of writing is the person the writer becomes for having written. With intention, a community can tend both the literary creation and what’s coming alive inside the creators.  In…

The Idea of the Common Good: Then and Now

When: April 13, 2021 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: This event will be held via Zoom.

  Catholic teaching describes the common good as “the sum total of social conditions which allow people, either as groups or as individuals, to reach their fulfillment more fully and more easily.”  This presentation and…

Artist Reflection Series: chats at the gates

When: February 16, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: This event will be held via Zoom.

  Join brush painter Bob Schmitt for three meditative evening chats, each focused on three of his Nine Gates scrolls: darkness longing abandonment rage emptiness compassion unbridled joy oneness delusion Bob will share his process…

the Nine Gates: thresholds of a spiritual journey

When: January 8, 2021 – March 31, 2021 all-day
Where: Carondelet Center, 1890 Randolph Ave, St Paul, MN 55105, USA

Student and teacher of Chinese brush painting Bob Schmitt depicts nine gates of a spiritual journey: darkness longing abandonment rage emptiness compassion unbridled joy oneness delusion Let this beautiful blend of calligraphy and digital technology…