Workshops

Contemplative Outreach's workshops offer instruction and continuing support for the contemplative practices of Centering Prayer, Lectio Divina, and the Welcoming Prayer. Workshops are facilitated by trained presenters and are open to anyone.

Webinar

Webinar
Date: 
Sat, 30 May 2020
Duration: 
1 days
Region: 
Eastern US

Before We Called God "God"
Contemplation as the Return to the Original Religious Experience

"In the Presence of God there is neither male nor female, white nor black, Gentile nor Jew, Protestant nor Catholic, Hindu, Buddhist, nor Moslem, but a human spirit stripped to the literal substance of itself before God"
-Howard Thurman

Join this 1.5 hour workshop as we explore Centering Prayer as a direct path to the original experience with the Divine.

May 30th, 10:00-11:30am ET

Type: 
Webinar
Contact Name: 
Keith Kristich
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
7168312640

Webinar

Webinar
Date: 
Sat, 09 May 2020
Duration: 
1 days
Region: 
Eastern US

Centering Prayer and the Way of Unknowing

"God is not found in the soul by adding anything, but by a process of subtraction."
-
Meister Eckhart

Join this 1.5 hour Zoom session on Saturday May 9th, 9:00-10:30am Eastern (New York) Time and explore:

Opening to God in the "negative way"
Centering Prayer and "letting go" by way of subtraction
The ultimate mystery and intimacy of God
Uncertainty and unknowing, finding peace in not knowing

Type: 
Webinar
Contact Name: 
Keith Kristich
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
7168312640

Centering Prayer – Introductory Program

Centering Prayer – Introductory Program
Date: 
Sat, 23 May 2020
Duration: 
1 days
Region: 
Midwest US

On Demand Retreat: This webcast is available at any time you are ready to take the program. There are several other bundled studies available in one registration. You can register for the event at: 

https://retreats.houseofblessings.org/p/cp

Type: 
Webcast
Contact Name: 
Fr. Jos Tharakan
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
479-747-7775

Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop

Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop
Date: 
Sat, 25 Apr 2020
Duration: 
1 days
Region: 
Midwest US

On Demand Retreat: This webcast is available at any time you are ready to take the program. There are several other bundled studies available in one registration. You can register for the event at: 

https://retreats.houseofblessings.org/p/cp

Type: 
Webcast
Contact Name: 
Fr. Jos Tharakan
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
479-747-7775

Centering Prayer – Introductory Program

Centering Prayer – Introductory Program
Date: 
Sat, 16 May 2020
Duration: 
1 days
Region: 
Midwest US

On Demand Retreat: This webcast is available at any time you are ready to take the program. There are several other bundled studies available in one registration. You can register for the event at: 

https://retreats.houseofblessings.org/p/cp

Type: 
Webcast
Contact Name: 
Fr. Jos Tharakan
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
479-747-7775

Centering Prayer – Introductory Program

Centering Prayer – Introductory Program
Date: 
Wed, 01 Apr 2020
Duration: 
1 days
Region: 
Midwest US

On Demand Retreat: This webcast is available at any time you are ready to take the program. There are several other bundled studies available in one registration. You can register for the event at: 

https://retreats.houseofblessings.org/p/cp

Type: 
Webcast
Contact Name: 
Fr. Jos Tharakan
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
479-747-7775

Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop

Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop
Date: 
Sat, 28 Mar 2020
Duration: 
1 days
Region: 
Pacific West Coast US

In this Centering Prayer Introductory workshop you’ll learn the method and principles of this prayer practice and have the opportunity to gain both experience and comfort with this ancient method in a quiet, supportive and reflective atmosphere. The workshop covers the history, psychology, and theology of Centering Prayer, and includes prayer sessions along with questions and answers.

Type: 
Workshop
Contact Name: 
Jeff Renner
Contact Email: 
Contact Phone: 
425-868-8888

Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop

Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop
Date: 
Sat, 21 Mar 2020
Duration: 
1 days
Region: 
Eastern US

This one-day workshop will begin with 9am registration and end by 3:30pm, covering the essential elements of the practice of Centering Prayer. There is no fee, but participants are asked to bring their own lunch. Beverages will be provided.

The presenter will be Steve Shussett, a Presbyterian serving as pastor of Schwarzwald Lutheran Church. He has been practicing Centering Prayer for over 25 years, and presenting the practice for over 20. His Doctor of Ministry project focused on a Protestant perspective on Centering Prayer.

Type: 
Workshop
Contact Name: 
Steve Shussett
Contact Phone: 
6102952930