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Description: R.E.A.D. Club We will use the Benedictine practice of reading, listening and discussing books with “the ear of our heart”. We will share how the stories/books spiritually impact our lives and listen to the wisdom of others. We hope this leads us into a deeper personal growth. Please join us and share your wisdom. Books are sold at Benet Gifts (our onsite gift shop).
Each session is independent with a new facilitator. Attend one or all depending on your interest and time
R.E.A.D. Club: Thursday, May 9, 2019 6:00 pm t0 8:00 pm
May Book: The Cross and the Lynching Tree by James H. Cone
Facilitator: Sister Clare Carr, OSB
Can you look at and explore two of the most emotionally charged symbols and their interconnection in the history and spirituality of African Americans? Noting their powerful evocation of suffering and liberation, this unique book opens up vulnerably about the legacy of slavery and racism, and African American identity in America today.