Long-Term Programs

Our Long-Term Programs usually run weekly or every other week. They are great formation programs that focus on spiritual growth.

 

Beauty Wisdom & Gratitude: A Discourse in Wholeness and Holiness

With Jan Lawry

September 11 - November 27, 2018
The Priory Spirituality Center
During this interactive workshop we will explore a way of living more consciously, more joyfully and more authentically during the Second Half of Life. Through Sage-ingR we uncover the blessings that comprise the rich tapestry of our lives, and we transmit the wisdom of a lifetime of learning to heal and nurture our loved ones, our […]

Oasis

With Oasis Presenters

September 20, 2018 - May 16, 2019
The Priory Spirituality Center
How does the contemplative life - one of prayer and encountering God - shape one for wisdom and resiliency in the second half of life? Looking at wisdom and resiliency as markers for facing the beauty and pain of getting older, this course addresses aspects of aging that require an “elegant kenosis” - letting go in […]

Listening with the Spirit

October 3, 2018 - May 8, 2019
The Priory Spirituality Center
Listening with the Spirit is a two-year formation/discernment process to become a Spiritual Director. In the context of community, participants are invited to explore and develop attitudes and skills appropriate for those called to the adventure of serving as a spiritual companion. Benedictine Values which permeate the formation: Lectio Divina prepares us to read life […]

Spiritual Practices in the Third Act

With Mary Pandiani, D.Min., MA, C.S.D.

October 10, 2018 - May 8, 2019
The Priory Spirituality Center
How does the contemplative life - one of prayer and encountering God - shape one for wisdom and resiliency in the second half of life? Looking at wisdom and resiliency as markers for facing the beauty and pain of getting older, this course addresses aspects of aging that require an “elegant kenosis” - letting go in […]

Clergy Retreat – October

With Monika Ellis, OSB

October 29 - 30, 2018
The Priory Spirituality Center
How does the contemplative life - one of prayer and encountering God - shape one for wisdom and resiliency in the second half of life? Looking at wisdom and resiliency as markers for facing the beauty and pain of getting older, this course addresses aspects of aging that require an “elegant kenosis” - letting go in […]

Clergy Retreat – February

With Monika Ellis, OSB

February 25 - 26, 2019
The Priory Spirituality Center
How does the contemplative life - one of prayer and encountering God - shape one for wisdom and resiliency in the second half of life? Looking at wisdom and resiliency as markers for facing the beauty and pain of getting older, this course addresses aspects of aging that require an “elegant kenosis” - letting go in […]

Becoming a Wise Elder

With C. Susan Davis

March 5 - May 14, 2019
The Priory Spirituality Center
During this interactive workshop we will explore a way of living more consciously, more joyfully and more authentically during the Second Half of Life. Through Sage-ingR we uncover the blessings that comprise the rich tapestry of our lives, and we transmit the wisdom of a lifetime of learning to heal and nurture our loved ones, our […]

Clergy Retreat – April

With Monika Ellis, OSB

April 22 - 23, 2019
The Priory Spirituality Center
How does the contemplative life - one of prayer and encountering God - shape one for wisdom and resiliency in the second half of life? Looking at wisdom and resiliency as markers for facing the beauty and pain of getting older, this course addresses aspects of aging that require an “elegant kenosis” - letting go in […]