A Cosmology Big Enough for Your Soul Fr. John Worgul will present our February Friends Day of Prayer. This theme will be explored through his book, “The Little Book of Big Frontiers”. Fr. John encourages you to read the book in advance of this retreat, if you’re able. However, it is not required to read it to attend and you will still enjoy the day. All are welcome! The book can be purchased on Amazon and will be available in…Find out more
Pay Attention, Be Astonished. Talk about it! Spend some time on this Friends Day retreat with modern day poet and mystic Mary Oliver. Learn from her prose and poems. Like ancient mystics, Mary Oliver experiences Divine Presence all around her. She invites us all: “To Pay Attention, Be Astonished. Talk about It.” She invites all of us to experience all of creation with a new consciousness, an expanded sense of gratitude for the Sacred, pulsing throughout everything. This March Friends…Find out more
“Out of the depths, I cry to you…hear my voice… I wait…I hope…” Our day will explore the richness of these words from Psalm 130 for our prayer life as we, also, engage in preparations for our journey through Holy Week. This retreat day with Sr. Sara Dwyer will include presentations; guided meditations and reflective questions for private prayer for use during Holy Week. Our Friends Day of Prayer retreats are held monthly on the first Wednesday of the month.…Find out more
Journal Writing As a Spiritual Exercise Wouldn’t it be nice to have a practice that was more than just the writing of what’s going on in my life? In a sense we already know what’s going on each day, but the actions often lack reflection, direction, and action that could lead to transformation over time. On our day of recollection, we will consider three different ways to journal, each with outcomes that could make a difference in the quality of…Find out more
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