“Be Still and Know that I am God”

Psalm 46:10

The intent of Contemplative Outreach is to foster the process of transformation in Christ in one another through the practice of Centering Prayer.


As a chapter of Contemplative Outreach International, Contemplative Outreach of Maryland and Washington (COMW) is comprised of volunteers and serves Maryland, Washington, DC and the surrounding area. COMW’s mission, as stated in the Vision Statement and Theological principles of Contemplative Outreach, is to support existing Centering Prayer groups, foster the formation of new Centering Prayer groups, and offer training for Group Facilitators and Presenters of the Introduction to Centering Prayer Workshop.



Partakers of Divine Nature
Saturday September 21, 2019
Taking material from Vincent Pizzuto’s book, Contemplating Christ: The Gospels and the Interior Life, this half-day retreat will discuss the ancient theme of deification or divinization. We will explore the great insight of the Christian tradition. To quote Pizzuto: “The incarnation has made mystics of us all”.
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