An Introductory Wisdom School, Part A
Dates/times: Wednesday, June 24, 7:00 pm - Saturday, June 27, 2015, 12:30 pm
Location: Holy Wisdom Monastery, 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI
Cost: $240 includes lunches on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, dinners on Thursday and
Friday. Overnight rooms are available for an additional cost per night: $59 single,
$76 double, which includes a continental breakfast
Contact: Heather Beal, firstname.lastname@example.org, 608-836-1631, x100
Register online at: http://benedictinewomen.org/retreats/group-retreats/wisdom-school/
Registration deadline: June 10, 2015
Following the Benedictine rhythm of ora et labora (prayer and work), this 4-day retreat will offer an introductory immersion into Wisdom Work. Silence, small group teachings, instruction in spiritual practices, and group meditation will provide the framework to introduce retreatants to the Christian contem plative tradition. Pre-requisite: an established meditation practice.
Beth O'Brien is an oblate of Holy Wisdom Monastery, member of Sunday Assembly, and serves as a spiritual director. She holds a master's degree in both education and religious studies. A long-time Centering Prayer practitioner, Beth has been a student of Reverend Cynthia Bourgeault since 2011.