Monks Take Classes on the Gospel and Letters of St. John

Monks Take Classes on the Gospel and Letters of St. John

Classes on the gospel and letters of Saint John

Saturday and Sunday March 19 and 20 the Mepkin community was given the wonderful opportunity to learn about the Johannine writings from Father Tom Stegman, SJ, of the faculty of Boston … Continue Reading

Facing Mortality and the Mystery of Immortality an In-Person and Online Retreat With BR. Don Bisson, FMS April 8-11, 2022

Facing Mortality and the Mystery of Immortality an In-Person and Online Retreat With BR. Don Bisson, FMS April 8-11, 2022

FACING MORTALITY AND THE MYSTERY OF IMMORTALITY AN IN-PERSON AND ONLINE RETREAT WITH BR. DON BISSON, FMS
APRIL 8-11, 2022

in-person suggested donation: $400 / online suggested donation: $100

Mortality, as a cutting-edge topic, seems more relevant today than ever … Continue Reading

Andrew Davis, PhD of Boston College Gives Monks Presentation on Widsom

Andrew Davis, PhD of Boston College Gives Monks Presentation on Widsom

At the heart of monastic life is opening oneself to listen for the voice of God. Central to the listening is an appreciation for God speaking to us in Revelation – in scripture – and cultivating an appreciation for the … Continue Reading

The Rev. Dr. Cynthia Bourgeault Returns to Mepkin

The esteemed scholar and teacher of spiritual practices, The Rev. Dr. Cynthia Bourgeault, was warmly welcomed back to Mepkin Abbey for a retreat (Feb. 21-24, 2022) on the topic restoring trust. She was ably assisted by The Rev. Matthew Wright … Continue Reading

Lenten Mini-Retreat with Susan Schorsten, HM and Gay Rowzie, HM

Lenten Mini-Retreat with Susan Schorsten, HM and Gay Rowzie, HM

Tuesday, 8 March 2022   10am – 3pm

Registration $20

This Mini-Lenten retreat will be held in the Clare Boothe Luce Library. Arrive a few minutes early to allow for parking and walking to the library. Please be sure to bring … Continue Reading

Howard Thurman and the Contemplative Foundations of Sacred Activism An in-person AND online retreat with Lerita Coleman Brown

Howard Thurman and the Contemplative Foundations of Sacred Activism An in-person AND online retreat with Lerita Coleman Brown

As a mystic, theologian, and author of several books, Howard Thurman (1899-1981) possessed the uncanny and prophetic ability to make a connection between contemplation and the scrutiny of one’s inner life with social justice work. Described as the spiritual architect … Continue Reading

Garden Volunteers’ 2nd Annual Flower and Garden Vegetable Plant Sale – April 9, 2022

Garden Volunteers’ 2nd Annual Flower and Garden Vegetable Plant Sale – April 9, 2022

Mepkin Abbey Garden Volunteers Second Annual Flower and Garden Vegetable Plant Sale-open to the public

Date: Saturday, April 9, 2022

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location: Mepkin Abbey’s Columbarium office under the Oaks

Parking: Parking lot past the turn … Continue Reading

Rebuilding Trust an online retreat February 21-25, 2022

Rebuilding Trust an online retreat February 21-25, 2022

February 21-25, 2022

Register here

suggested donation: $150

Led by The Rev. Cynthia Bourgeault

To our usual psychological way of looking at things, trust must be earned; it is called forth in response to demonstrated trustworthiness. But there is another … Continue Reading

The Spiral of Call

The Spiral of Call
The Spiral of Call an in-person retreat and online Saturday event with Marjory Zoet Bankson February 11-14, 2022

In-person retreat suggested donation: $400
The Saturday presentations of this retreat will also be shared via Zoom. Online suggested donation: $50

Proof … Continue Reading