Filtering by: Hildegard Series

Welcoming the Greening of the Soul with Hildegard of Bingen.
May
11
to May 13

Welcoming the Greening of the Soul with Hildegard of Bingen.

  • Spirituality Center at Saint Benedict's Monastery (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A Women's Spring Retreat

In this weekend retreat we will journey into Hildegard’s concept of the greening of the soul, and explore how it resonates with our lives across the seasons and provides for our soul’s nourishment. We will take time for learning, reading, reflecting, journaling, resting and walking while participating in the daily rhythm of the monastery.  If you look to get some quiet at Mother's Day weekend and be inspired by other brave women, this is for you.

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On Virtues and the Good Life
Oct
20
to Oct 22

On Virtues and the Good Life

A Fall RETREAT WITH SAINT HILDEGARD AND BENEDICT 

We will discover how Hildegard and Benedict both portray the vices and virtues, and discover the central of that humility plays. We will study, explore and experience how the old tale of the struggle of the soul between vices and virtues resonates with our post modern life stories, and what this understanding can provide us for soul nourishment. While doing so we will take part in the rhythm of the monastic place sharing meals, learning, laughing, resting and walking.

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Walking the Seasons of the Soul with Hildegard of Bingen.
Sep
17
9:00 AM09:00

Walking the Seasons of the Soul with Hildegard of Bingen.

  • with Drs. Almut Furchert & Chuck Huff (map)
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A Fall Renewal Retreat for Clergy and related fields, sponsored by the River Valley District of the United Methodist Church. 

If you are looking for a day apart offering you space for learning, reflecting, journaling, contemplating, and rejuvenating this might be the day for you:

At the transition to Fall we will learn about Hildegard's understanding of the cycle of life, which is maintained by viriditas, the greening power, life force of all creation. We will learn and explore how this understanding can enrich our own understanding of life and creation and how it speaks into our life across the seasons.

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Viriditas - Welcoming the Greening of the Soul with Hildegard of Bingen.
May
22
to May 24

Viriditas - Welcoming the Greening of the Soul with Hildegard of Bingen.

  • Spirituality Center at St Benedict's Monastery (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

A women's cloister retreat

In this weekend cloister retreat we will focus on Hildegard's key concept of viriditas, the greening power, life force of all creation. Participants will be guided into studying and embodying, exploring and experiencing how the idea of viriditas resonates with our life and life stories, and what it provides for our own soul nourishment. While doing so we will take part in the rhythm of the monastery, sharing meals, learning, laughing, resting and walking...

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Hildegard of Bingen on the Greening of the Soul
Apr
26
to Apr 27

Hildegard of Bingen on the Greening of the Soul

  • Saint John's Abbey Guesthouse (map)
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A spring renewal for people in ministry and related fields

Starting on Sunday afternoon this Hildegard cloister retreat invites especially those serving in ministry and related fields who long for some time off to rejuvenate. Learn about Hildegard's key concept of viriditas, the greening power of all creation, and how it is embedded in her understanding of cosmos and human being. Explore and experience how viriditas resonates with your own spiritual journey and what it can provide for your soul's renewal. While doing so we will take part in the rhythm of the monastic life, sharing meals, learning, laughing, resting and walking.

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Hildegard of Bingen on Health and Healing
Nov
8
to Nov 9

Hildegard of Bingen on Health and Healing

  • with Almut Furchert & Chuck Huff (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Hildegard of Bingen was not only a remarkable woman of her time but also a monastic leader, an inspiring theologian, philosopher, composer, and naturopath. In this seminar we will both learn the many facets of Hildegard as well as explore and experience her monastic spirituality and what it can provide to us for our own soul nourishment.

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