Calendar of Events

July 7, 2017 - July 9, 2017

One River Wisdom Retreat: I am that I am: Reclaiming the Deepest Self Beyond Self

One River Wisdom SCHOOL   The greatest obstacle to right living is a misunderstanding of who we are, why we are, and what we are to do. Drawing on Francis Bennett’s I Am That I A... Learn more »

July 29, 2017 - July 29, 2017

One-Day Introduction to Centering Prayer

  Centering Prayer is a form of Christian silent mediation where one lets go of thoughts during periods of prayer typically lasting 20 minutes. It is rooted in the self-emptying love that forms... Learn more »

July 30, 2017 - August 6, 2017

Eight-Day Centering Prayer Retreat

This retreat is an opportunity for practitioners of Centering Prayer to deepen their contemplative journey in the contemporary world. It is a weeklong experience of integrating contemp... Learn more »

August 11, 2017 - August 13, 2017

The House as Metaphor for Self: A Mixed Media Workshop

Join us in an exploration of ourselves by using the house as a metaphor. Our language is filled with phrases that suggest this connection: the importance of a firm foundation, getting kicked upstairs... Learn more »

September 8, 2017 - September 10, 2017

One River Wisdom School - The Sacred Art of Lovingkindness

We are all born with the capacity to act with compassion, but we often lack the insight and will to do so. In this inspiring and practical exploration of the art of loving–kindness, Gordon a... Learn more »

September 15, 2017 - September 21, 2017

Contemplative Outreach Silent Retreat

God is Love: The Journey into the Heart of Creation A silent retreat that includes: - showing of new DVD series by Fr. Thomas Keating: God is Love: The Heart of All   Creation ... Learn more »

October 7, 2017 - October 7, 2017

The Labyrinth: A Walking Meditation

  A centuries old archetypal pattern, the labyrinth is a meditative tool that offers healing and transformation within its path toward integration and wholeness. Unlike a maze which is desig... Learn more »

October 20, 2017 - October 22, 2017

Mindfulness on the Mountain - An Insight Meditation Retreat

  Silent retreat offers a time to rest in the space of the heart. Sitting meditation alternating with walking meditation form the basic structure of this retreat in the Insight Meditation tradi... Learn more »

November 17, 2017 - November 19, 2017

The Deep Heart's Core: A Contemplative Retreat with Literature

With a handful of poems and stories, this retreat will explore how serious literature can lead us to a deeper knowledge of God and of our souls. We will spend time with T.S. Eliot, Mary Oliver, Flann... Learn more »

December 1, 2017 - December 3, 2017

One River Wisdom School - The Return of the Divine Mother: Lady Wisdom East & West

ONE RIVER WISDOM SCHOOL The hallmark of the Second Axial Age, a time of religious and spiritual transformation that dares to put an end to competing religions and silo-specific faiths is the retu... Learn more »

December 8, 2017 - December 10, 2017

Three-Day Advent Centering Prayer Retreat

  Centering Prayer is the opening of the mind and heart – our whole being – to God, the Ultimate Mystery, beyond thoughts, words and emotions.  The 3-Day retreat is an opportun... Learn more »