Media, Quotes

The Ties That Bind Us with Paula D’Arcy and Craig Hella Johnson

As I watch the canyon wren or inspect the improbable flowers blooming in this rocky soil, I hear God saying, 'I will supply your needs.' I guess I cling to people and things because I do not trust that fully enough. I really don't believe that nothing generates with me, and everything begins and ends… Continue reading The Ties That Bind Us with Paula D’Arcy and Craig Hella Johnson

Books, Days of Advent, Seasons

ILLUMINATED 2018 …

In gratitude for all the blessing prayers that I frequently post on In Silence Waits, I am sharing information about an advent retreat that Jan Richardson is offering from December 1, 2018 to December 28, 2018. Retreat Details ILLUMINATED 2018 is an elegantly simple online journey toward Christmas that you can enter into from anywhere you… Continue reading ILLUMINATED 2018 …

Books

Seven Last Words (Meditations for Lent) …

Pray as You Go, the popular prayer website and free app sponsored by the Jesuits in the UK, will be using Seven Last Words by James Martin as the basis for their free 2017 daily Lenten retreat. Seven Last Words: An Invitation to a Deeper Friendship with Jesus Based on his talks at New York’s… Continue reading Seven Last Words (Meditations for Lent) …

Media

The Soul of a Pilgrim: Eight Practices for the Journey Within (Book Recommendation)

Kindle ebook is $4.99 on Amazon.com for a limited time. The Soul of a Pilgrim: Eight Practices for the Journey Within (Kindle Edition) by Christine Valters Paintner The renowned author of eight books and abbess of the online retreat center Abbey of the Arts, Christine Valters Paintner takes readers on a new kind of pilgrimage: an… Continue reading The Soul of a Pilgrim: Eight Practices for the Journey Within (Book Recommendation)

Media, Seasons

Advent: a Pilgrimage of Anticipation — Online Retreat with Paula D’Arcy …

Life is a constant Advent season: we are continually waiting to become, to discover, to complete, to fulfill. Hope, struggle, fear, expectation and fulfillment are all part of our Advent experience. The world is not as just, not as loving, not as whole as we know it can and should be. But the coming of Christ… Continue reading Advent: a Pilgrimage of Anticipation — Online Retreat with Paula D’Arcy …