Contemplative Vision Ministry

The Contemplative Vision Ministry of the Benedictine Spirituality Center in the Pines offers courses and workshops in contemplative practices to foster your individual spiritual journey and to promote contemplative living. Most classes are held at Benet Hill Monastery in the Black Forest.

 

Contemplative practices facilitate and strengthen our relationship with God. They are an opportunity to invite the divine indwelling into everything we do. Contemplative practices give us the eyes to see and the ears to hear and the courage to live the contemplative life God desires for us.

 

Contemplative Vision Ministry also serves as a partner with Contemplative Outreach, LTD., a spiritual network of individuals and small faith communities committed to living the contemplative dimension of the gospel in everyday life and to fostering transformation in Christ through the practice of centering prayer. Contemplative Outreach of Colorado


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First Saturday Centering Prayer

These sessions offer centering prayer in a group. The morning deepens your contemplative practice and broadens your spiritual education with presentations and discussions. All are welcome!

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Wednesday Centering Prayer

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Centering prayer is also offered in Colorado Springs at Benedicta’s Mission House on Wednesdays from 9 to 10 am. All are welcome!

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Introduction to Center Prayer

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Centering Prayer is a method of prayer within the Christian contemplative prayer tradition. This introductory workshop offers participants the basics of the centering prayer practice.

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Befriending the Mystics

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Befriending the Mystics is designed to give participants a chance to peek in on the mystical experience of a variety of people throughout history. Each session will include prayer, a presentation on a particular mystic and prayer using Lectio Divina with the mystic’s writings.

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Spiritual Conversations

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Spiritual Conversations is a new offering from Benet Hill. The six-week session is conversation centered on a written text or video series (or both) that help participants engage in meaningful discussions about issues and concerns of our times.

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