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Roots of Christian Meditation Course:

Roots of Christian Mysticism–
September 13, 2014 – May 3, 2015
Dominican Sisters Spirituality Center
6501 Almeda at Holcombe
Houston, TX 77021

The third and final year of Our Roots of Christian Mysticism series begins September 13, 2014 with the French Mystics of the 17th century including St. Frances de Sales/St. Jeanne de Chantal/Pierre Berulle/Francois Fenelon and Mme Buyon presented by Fr. Charles Talar of the Univesity of St. Thomas.

This will be followed  by a presentation on the Eastern Orthodox Tradition by Fr. Elias Rafaj on October 11; Protestant Mystics on November 8; Evelyn Underhill, and Friedrich von Hugel on December 13; Simone Weil on January 10, 2015;  Thomas Merton on February 14, Jaques Maritain on March 14; John Main on April 11, and Abishiktananda and Bede Griffiths on May 3.

You need not have participated in the earlier classes to enjoy/benefit from the remainder of the series. Anyone of any spiritual tradition (or none) who wishes to explore Christian Mysticism in depth is welcome to take this course.
Tuition is $200 for the term (9 classes) or $25 per class payable at the door.

To Register by phone: Sharon 520-829-3197
For more information: Martha Keesecker marthakeesecker@comcast.net