Beatrice Bruteau—scholar, teacher, interspiritual pioneer, and intrepid explorer of the evolutionary edge of consciousness—quietly departed this earth plane on November 16, 2014, at the age of 84. Her passing exemplified her signature brand of clarity, freedom, and intentionality: traits which for more than five decades have been the hallmarks of her teaching presence […]
The Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation is pleased to announce the presenting of its 2014 Contemplative Voices Award to the Rev. Dr. Cynthia Bourgeault.
The Shalem Contemplative Voices Award was created to honor those individuals who have made significant contributions to contemplative understanding, living and leadership and whose witness helps others live from the divine wellspring […]
Spirituality & Practice will host Cynthia Bourgeault for this one-month hands-on exploration of Gurdjieff’s powerful spiritual practices. Cynthia will guide us into unparalleled teachings on attention, identification, and self-remembering, using a cumulative, sequential approach that remains concrete and focused on practical tasks. Emails on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays will look at where Gurdjieff’s ideas […]
The Contemplative Network is thrilled to be inviting you to another retreat with Cynthia.
Desert Mothers and Fathers Retreat
with Cynthia Bourgeault
May 4th to 7th, 2015
The Desert Mothers and Fathers were Christian hermits, ascetics, monks and nuns who lived mainly in the deserts of Egypt, Palestine and Syria beginning around the third century CE. In these […]
Since my interview with Terry Patten last June, many of you have been clamoring to hear more about my “four voices” method of discernment. It’s a way of listening to myself I developed on my own over the past twenty years or so, based on the idea that there are multiple selves within me, […]