Contemplation with Art, Poetry and Music

Episcopal House of Prayer (The)

As a seasoned spiritual director and Ignatian retreat leader, Susan is well aware of the importance of opening our hearts and creative capacities as part of our spiritual practice. An avid fan of the arts herself, Susan is well-suited to help us grow our spiritual practice through the creative arts. While on retreat, we will …
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Mindful Paddles

Episcopal House of Prayer (The)

Join us as we explore a new venue for retreat offerings: the great outdoors! We will arrive (location TBD) on Wednesday afternoon to do a gear check, have supper together, and then head into the BWCAW early on Thursday. We will make our way into a campsite, set up camp and then spend the next …
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Exploring the Five Wisdoms: Maitri Retreat

Episcopal House of Prayer (The)

As a pastor, counselor, spiritual director, and long-time contemplative practitioner, Daniel Wolpert recognizes the hunger that we have for practical wisdom regarding our personal and spiritual growth. Dan is devoted to sharing insight about how to live better in this world. While on retreat, we will experience the Five Wisdom types through experiential “rooms.” There …
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Devotional Chant: Healing the Spirit, Transforming the Mind, Deepening Love, Remembering Wholeness

Episcopal House of Prayer (The)

As a master composer, performer, and retreat leader, Rabbi Shefa recognizes that people long for healing and inspiration in their lives. By combining her grounding in Judaism with a background in Buddhist, Christian, Islamic, and Native American spiritual traditions, Rabbi Shefa is uniquely qualified as a spiritual bridge celebrating the shared path of devotion. While …
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Re-Creating a Life

Episcopal House of Prayer (The)

As an author, spiritual director and teacher, Diane Millis knows how challenging it can be to discern how to tell life-giving stories about life-disrupting events. In her recent book, Re-Creating a Life, she introduces writing practices and a small group contemplative conversation process designed to help readers mine the meaning in their life story. While …
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