DECEMBER 2018 — AUGUST 2019

Monthly Half Day Retreat Series

SPONSORED BY CONTEMPLATIVE OUTREACH OF MARYLAND AND WASHINGTON (COMW)

The Path of Mount Carmel
The Spirituality of St. John of the Cross

  Saturday, December 8, 2018

The December 8 retreat engages the contemplative spirituality of St. John of the Cross, one of the great sixteenth century Spanish mystics and a source of inspiration for the practice of Centering Prayer. The morning will include three 30 minute periods of centering prayer and an interactive lecture on St. John of the Cross.
 
Led by LJ Milone, COMW Leadership Team Member Contact LJ 
Contemplative Outreach of Maryland and Washington (COMW) 
9:00 am – 1:00pm
Blessed Sacrament Church
3630 Quesada Street NW
Chevy Chase Circle (Connecticut & Western)
Washington DC 20015
Main first floor conference room off parking lot
 
Full retreat series schedule below
Subject to change (As of 11/05/2018)

   

Jan 19, 2019 – Practicing the Presence of God: Brother Lawrence
– Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land of America, NE DC
– David Morgan, COMW Leadership Team Member, Presenter
Feb 16, 2019: Desert Contemplative: Evagrius Ponticus
– St. John the Baptist, Silver Spring, MD
– LJ Milone, COMW Leadership Team Member, Presenter
Mar 16, 2019: Contemplative Movement
– St Columba’s, Washington, DC
– Suzi Kindervatter, Kathleen Blank Riether, Benedicte Christensen, COMW Leadership Team Members, Presenters
April 20, 2019: The Mystery of Christ Crucified
– St John the Baptist, Silver Spring, MD
– LJ Milone, COMW Leadership Team Member, Presenter
May 18, 2019: The Trinity
– Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land of America, NE DC
– Benedicte Christensen, COMW Leadership Team Member, Presenter
July 20, 2019: The Contemplative Heart: A New Awareness
– St. Stephen’s, Crownsville, MD
– Marjorie Centofanti, COMW Leadership Team Member, Presenter
Aug 17, 2019: The Sacrament of the Present Moment
– Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land of America, NE DC
– David Morgan, COMW Leadership Team Member, Presenter
Suggested $20 Goodwill Offering per Event at the Door 
 
Pre Registration Not Required
Sign in at the door!