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Online Presentation: The Psalms and Poetry (with Alice Camille and Paul Boudreau)

Online Event

The Language of Praise from the Psalms to Mary Oliver (And Beyond) Alice Camille, Paul Boudreau, and Carl McColman Thursday, April 25, 2024 7:30-9:00 pm Online — Click here to register. The most beloved book in the Old Testament – perhaps even the entire Bible – is the Psalms. This collection of 150 Hebrew hymns...


In Person Retreat: Practical Mysticism, Contemplative Spirituality for a Joyful Life

Holy Cross Monastery 1615 Route 9W, West Park, NY, United States

I'll be returning to one of my favorite monasteries — Holy Cross Monastery in West Park, NY, just north of Poughkeepsie — for a weekend retreat this spring on the topic of "Practical Mysticism: Contemplative Spirituality for a Joyful Life."  The 20th century theologian Karl Rahner famously said “The Christian of the future will be...


In-Person Day of Reflection: Christian Spirituality & Gender Diversity

Bon Secours Retreat and Conference Center 1525 Marriottsville Road, Marriottsville, MD

The New Testament boldly proclaims “there is neither male nor female: for are all one in Christ Jesus” (Galatians 3:28), but for so many people, gender difference is a cause for much social and political conflict — and spiritual questioning. What is a healthy way for people of faith to approach gender issues in our time?...


The Mysticism of Caryll Houselander (Part of the “Modern Mystics School”)

Online Event

Click here to register for the Modern Mystics School, including my August 3, 2024 program on Caryll Houselander! Caryll Houselander was a British mystic who lived from 1901 to 1954. I believe she is one of the most underrated of Christian mystics, so I'm glad that I've been asked to present a workshop on her...

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