Skip to content
Loading Events

Home » Events » Retreats & Spiritual Programs » Learning to Talk Across Divides

Event

  • This event has passed.

Learning to Talk Across Divides

February 17, 2018 at 9:30 am - 3:30 pm EST

Providence Hall Community Room

1 Sisters of Providence
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN 47876

Open for registration. Registration deadline: February 14, 2018.

People have difficulty holding a conversation with persons whose opinions differ from their own. At a time when civil discourse seems a lost art, this workshop explores how to listen, to hear, and to learn from each other with genuine respect. Examine how our world views are formed, what helps us change them, and how we can expand our capacity to hear other opinions.

Registration fee $45 includes lunch.

For more information

Contact Providence Spirituality & Conference Center at 812-535-2952 or provctr@spsmw.org.

Facilitated by

Sister Marie McCarthy, SP

Sister Marie McCarthy, SP, has spent many years as an educator - first in the field of music, then in the interface between psychology, theology, and the arts. Sister Marie served on the faculty of Catholic Theological Union in Chicago and the clinical and training faculty of the Center for Religion and Psychotherapy of Chicago before being elected to leadership within her Congregation. Following a sabbatical in 2012, she accepted the position of Associate Director of Programs for the Leadership Conference of Women Religious. Sister Marie has a passion for fostering human flourishing in all whom she encounters.

Share this:

Christmas Fun at the Woods

Spend the festive afternoon at the Woods with the Sisters of Providence and friends!

Learn more

Memory Café

A Memory Café is a place where people living with early to moderate dementia and caregivers can gather.

Learn more

Need to cancel your reservation?

View our reservation and cancellation policy here.

Register online

Fill out my online form.

Scroll To Top