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Mystics – A Journey of Discovery
September 18 at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm EDT
1 Sisters of Providence
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN 47876
September 18 at 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm EDT
Explore the lives, writings and prayer of four amazing mystics so deeply united with God that, with Paul they could proclaim – “No longer do I live but Christ lives within me.”
During these sessions we will examine perspectives on what mysticism is and how God continues to invite Christians into deeper relationship and divine union even in the 21st Century. We will become acquainted with four mystics:
Discover these mystics from different centuries and various faiths. Join us in person or via Zoom.
There are four sessions in this series:
- Sept. 18: Hafiz, 1325~1390 – Persian poet and Sufi music
- Nov. 6: St. Teresa of Avila, 1515~1582 – Carmelite nun and Spanish mystic
and St. John of the Cross, 1542~1591 – Spanish Carmelite friar and mystic
- Jan. 29: Herman Hesse, 1877~1962 – German-Swiss poet, novelist and painter
- March 19: St. Bridget of Sweden, 1303~1962 – wife, mother, nun, mystic
$25 per session including all materials and refreshments.
Presented by Sister Paula Damiano, SP, Dr. Arthur Feinsod, Sister Jan Craven, SP.