2019 MONTHLY HALF DAY RETREAT SERIES

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SPONSORED BY CONTEMPLATIVE OUTREACH OF MARYLAND AND WASHINGTON (COMW)

Desert Contemplative: Evagrius Ponticus

  Saturday, February 16, 2019

The February 16th retreat explores the contemplative spirituality of an ancient desert father named Evagrius Ponticus. The morning will include three 30 minute periods of centering prayer and an interactive lecture on Evagrius and his teaching about pure contemplation.
  
Led by LJ Milone, COMW Leadership Team Member
Contemplative Outreach of Maryland and Washington (COMW) 
 
9:00 am – 1:00pm
Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America (NE DC)
1400 Quincy St NE
Washington, DC 2001
Free Parking in Lot at 14th & Quincy
Follow signage to the St. Francis meeting room (Formerly Gift Shop)
Light refreshments will be served & books will be available for sale.
Optional tour of the Franciscan Monastery available at 1:15pm

 

Full retreat series schedule below
Subject to change (As of 01/22/2019)
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 (Pending)
– Benedicte Christensen, COMW Leadership Team Member, Presenter
July 20, 2019: The Contemplative Heart: A New Awareness
– St. Stephen’s, Crownsville, MD (Pending)
– 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