Available Online

Six Continuing Sessions

A follow up to the Introduction to Centering Prayer - on Zoom

  • Starts Oct 25
  • 25 US dollars
  • On Zoom

Available spots

Event Description

"Centering Prayer is a practice that sensitizes us to God’s presence that is already there.” Thomas Keating The inner world is not always familiar to us. This course is designed for beginners, however, longtime practitioners have benefited from revisiting thebasics from a new level. Bring your questions as we together become grounded in this prayer based on the monastic practices of the desert. Each week a 30-minute video teaching by Fr. Thomas Keating is presented followed by a facilitated discussion. The book, Open Mind Open Heart by Thomas Keating is the text to the class. It can be purchased online thru contemplativeoutreach.org or through COSEW, contact the facilitator. Fruits of centering prayer include: • responding rather than reacting to the events of life • hones our ability to live in the present moment • develops a nonjudgmental attitude of ourselves and others THIS CLASS IS OPEN TO ANYONE WHO HAS ATTENDED AN INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP Dates: 6 weeks on Mondays, October 24, 31, November 7, 14, 21 and 28. Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm Central Time Place: Zoom Sponsored by: Contemplative Outreach of Southeast Wisconsin Cost: $25 Facilitator: Christine Bender, bendercm@earthlink.net ph: 720-987-7433 The Zoom link information will be sent together with the registration confirmation email.

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

COSEW/CCL General Policy for Cancellations/Refunds: The amount paid for a workshop/class may be applied to a future workshop/class or applied to COSEW as a tax-deductible donation. Retreats: The deposit for retreats is non-refundable. The remaining balance is refundable if cancelled at least 5 days before the beginning of the retreat.


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