The first week of February of each year has been designated World Interfaith Harmony Week by the United Nations. First proposed in 2010 by HM King Abdullah of Jordan, this new event aims to promote harmony among all people regardless of their faith. The official website is here.
Are you interested in mining the meaning of your experiences? Do you believe that your failures and mistakes provide a chance to transform your days? Have you discovered that one of life’s many saving graces is the ability to see misfortunes as blessings in disguise?
Dr. John Dominic Crossan will be presenting THE CHALLENGE OF THE CHRISTIAN BIBLE/How to Read the Bible and Still Be a Christian: Struggling with Divine Violence from Genesis through Revelation.
John Dominic Crossan is generally regarded as the leading historical Jesus scholar in the world and the author of several bestselling books. He is a gifted speaker that combines humor with scholarly insights and skillfully engages Bible scholars and lay people alike.
Cynthia Bourgeault has been wanting for years to see whether G. I. Gurdjieff’s relatively little known “Obligolnian Strivings” might form the basis for a dynamic and deeply transformative Lent. She joins the Spirituality & Practice team in being pleased to invite you to this online retreat, which steps off bright and early on Ash Wednesday morning, following a helpful orientation the Monday before.