Hildegard of Bingen Retreat in Atlanta This Weekend

This past weekend I led a retreat on Hildegard of Bingen at the Oratory in Rock Hill, SC. We explored Hildegard's life, visions, writings, music, and illuminations, with an emphasis on how to apply her wisdom to our lives today.If you're in the Atlanta area — I'm offering a similar program this coming weekend at the Amerson House of Hospitality and Contemplative Life located on the grounds of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 1790 LaVista Road, Atlanta. You can sign up for just the Friday e … [Read more...]

Evelyn Underhill: from Atlanta to the Huffington Post

Yesterday was the Evelyn Underhill Celebration at St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church in Atlanta. Over sixty people attended; with presentations by Dr. Dana Greene (a leading Underhill scholar) and me, breakout groups doing lectio divina exercises using excerpts from Underhill's writings, and a lovely Taizé service to close the day, it was truly a mini-retreat. I came away refreshed and with my love for Underhill renewed yet again.As part of the preparation for the weekend, a wrote a short … [Read more...]

Register now for the Evelyn Underhill Conference: February 19, 2011

Awakening in God's Love: Exploring the Christian Spirituality of Evelyn UnderhillSaturday, February 19, 2011 8:30 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church 1790 LaVista Rd., Atlanta, GA 30329Acclaimed as one of the greatest spiritual writers of the twentieth century,  Evelyn Underhill recovered the rich heritage of Christian mysticism and interpreted it for ordinary people as the spiritual life -- life lived from the center, where one is anchored in God.In the year 2011, we … [Read more...]