Charging Language with Meaning

Holy Cross Monastery

Limited to 10 participants. Ezra Pound wrote, “Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree.” Emily Dickinson wrote, “If I feel physically as if the top of my head were taken off, I know that is poetry.” In this workshop, we will endeavor to “take off the top of our …
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The Hymn Society Annual Conference

Hymn Society (The)

Why We Sing: The Song, The Singer, The Singing This year’s Annual Conference will take place at Emory University in Atlanta, GA. The Mission of the Hymn Society is to encourage, promote, and enliven congregational singing both in the United States and Canada.

Time Out of Ordinary Time

Spirituality & Practice

Led By Wayne Muller Earlier this year, the whole world changed. Called out of a world we knew, we landed in “Time Out of Ordinary Time.” Everything was radically different; yet we didn’t even have a name for this universally shared human experience. Some people regarded it as a kind of holiday; others felt robbed …
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The Way of Thomas Merton

Ghost Ranch Conference Center

Thomas Merton is one of the most famous and influential Christian writers who ever lived. As we reflect in The Way of Thomas Merton, we inquire into the spiritual evolution of his life, which includes excerpts from several of his books and documentaries on his life. Learn about his early bohemian life, including the many …
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Season of Creation

Anglican Communion Office (The)

Christians around the world are invited to give particular attention to praying and caring for God’s creation as part of the global Season of Creation, observed from September 1 to October 4 every year. General Synod 2019 passed a resolution adopting the Season of Creation in the Anglican Church of Canada as a time of prayer, …
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