The Wisdom: An Evening with Matthew Wright

Date 19 Nov 2015
Time 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location Interfaith Chapel – University of Victoria

Details

The Rev. Matthew Wright, M.Div is an Episcopal priest, writer, and retreat leader working to renew the Christian Wisdom tradition within a wider inter-spiritual framework. He is a student of Cynthia Bourgeault and a teacher for Northeast Wisdom.

In addition to the sold-out retreat he is leading the following weekend, Matthew is holding a public event at the University of Victoria Interfaith Chapel. We will examine a global shift in spiritual understanding that is resetting contemporary religious experience in a “non-dual” or unitive framework, and will specifically explore Christianity as a path of contemplative awakening within this context. We will look at the ways Christianity has lost sight of its own unitive ground, and explore the heart-centred nature of the Christian awakening.

Watch this video to learn more about Matthew, or read this article.


Registration is not required. Entry by donation.

Enquiries may be directed to Henri Lock at hlock@uvic.ca or 250-472-4159.

Jointly sponsored by the UVic United Church Campus Ministry and The Contemplative Society.

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