Latest Offerings

  • NEW ** Solicitude, a Periodic Letter from the Abbots
    Abbot Ron shares his reflection on "belonging" ..... how deeply and broadly are we rooted?
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  • EPIPHANY TODAY
    Are you disillusioned with Christianity or the church, sensing there must be more than what you've experienced so far? Do you find yourself exploring meditation and Eastern religious traditions because they seem to have beneficial practices that traditional Christianity lacks? Do you desire to experience inner depth and outer fulfillment in your life, but you’re not sure if Christianity as-you-know-it can deliver? If so, you are not alone. The lost Christian Path of Transformation is practical for daily life. Join Order monk and priest, Michael Sciretti, and monk, Rex Foster, for tools that will help you discover your path toward transformation.
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  • ** UPDATED ** ANNUAL GATHERING OF THE OOOW AND FRIENDS, May 24-27, 2018
    at the Oblate Renewal Center in San Antonio, Texas. The annual gathering of monks and friends of the Order will begin 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 24, and end at noon on Sunday, May 27, 2018. All members of the Order and Friends of the Order are welcome to attend. Deposit of $100 is required by March 15 to confirm attendance. Registration fee is $300-$325 per person (double/single occupancy). See attached flyer for details.
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  • THE WISDOM OF THE ENNEAGRAM, A South-Central School of Wisdom, June 3-9, 2018
    at the Praxis Learning and Retreat Center near Telephone, Texas with enneagram teacher and spiritual director, Robin Cameron, and artist-instructor, Sharon Grimes. Join us as we deepen our understanding of the false self/ego and our relationship to the Divine through the wisdom of the Enneagram. This week-long retreat in North Texas will integrate the body-head-heart through teaching, experiential learning and art. $675 for the week, $75 non-refundable deposit. See flyer below for details.
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  • ABRAHAMIC CONVERGENCE IN THE WISDOM TRADITION, an Upper-Midwest School of Wisdom, June 16-22, 2018
    at the Columbiere Center, Clarkston, Michigan, with Lynn C Bauman, PhD., and Alison Hine. After millennia of separation and conflict, the three streams of the Abrahamic tradition have come together in wisdom. During this Wisdom School we will be exploring the three love songs of Abrahamic tradition through visionary texts and images to create a chorus of Wisdom that tells the story of our past, present and future becoming. Room, board and tuition: $625-660. Please see attached flyer for details and registration information.
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