Posts made in January, 2016

Retreat: Walking the path of ordinary life: the way of Brother Lawrence: Sat 13 Feb 10am-3pm

Posted on Jan 5, 2016

This Saturday retreat will be an introduction to the “Practice of the Presence of God” on our everyday lives, as lived and taught by the Carmelite Brother Lawrence of the Resurrection.  Facilitated by Bernadette Micallef, we will explore the treasures of his teaching through his own life story as well as through practical exercises, quiet prayer and reflection on his timeless wisdom. [The day includes lunch which is provided. Cost $50 to book and pay http://www.trybooking.com/180130 ] or use link below to book and use direct deposit for payment Bro Lawrence retreat flyer BOOK...

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Spiritual Reading Group: Mindfulness and Mystics with Hugh Morrison: 16 Feb 4.30-6

Posted on Jan 3, 2016

Applying the Mindfulness Meditation techniques as taught by Thich Nhat Hanh and Eckhart Toll can help us all become more interiorly open to the revelations/spiritual teachings of two wonderful women: Julian of Norwich and Teresa of Avila. Hugh Morrison writes: “The particular teachings I will be referring to are the mystical revelations that Mirabai Starr has recently translated in her new book Julian of Norwich: The Showings A Contemporary Translation, and also Mirabai Starr again in her little book St Teresa of Avila: Passionate Mystic. The insights and timeless, ever fresh teachings of...

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