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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Jesus, Conflict, Poetry

Gladstone's Library

  Join poet and theologian Pádraig Ó Tuama for a weekend considering and discussing Jesus and conflict through the medium of poetry with two workshop sessions – ‘Exploring Conflict through the Sense of Poetry’ and ‘Jesus of Nazareth in Contemporary Poetry’. Pádraig Ó Tuama’s work centres around themes of language, religion, conflict and art. Working …
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Spiritual Directors’ Workshop

Loyola House

Spiritual Directors’ Workshop JULY 2, 2020 @ 4:30 PM – JULY 14, 2020 @ 8:00 AM $1740 This workshop, based on the dynamics of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius, provides an experience of the principles of discernment and the practice of decision making as found in the Exercises. It is meant for those who are interested …
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Sacred Geometry, Part Two

Holy Cross Monastery

Led By: Christine Hales Sacred geometry is at the heart of every good Iconographic composition. In this workshop you will learn some simple and also not so simple geometric concepts to ensure that your Icons have dynamic symmetry and divine harmony. This class has additional exercises for those who have taken it before, and is …
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Revelations of 12 Master Artists

Spirituality & Practice

Led by Roger Housden How do an artist’s paintings speak to our perceptions of self, beauty, vision, and meaning? This question has fascinated Roger Housden for years, and was the catalyst for his book How Rembrandt Reveals Your Beautiful Imperfect Self. Many of you know Roger from five popular Spirituality & Practice e-courses on poetry. …
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