Lenten Centering Prayer Mini-Retreat

March 4, 2017 @ 8:30 am – 12:15 pm
St Columba’s Church - Room 212
4201 Albemarle St NW
Washington, DC 20016
Suzi Kindervatter
Lenten Centering Prayer  Mini-Retreat @ St Columba’s Church - Room 212 | Washington | District of Columbia | United States

As Lent begins, Contemplative Outreach of Maryland and DC invites you to a half day retreat of prayer and contemplation. All are welcome, whether you have practiced Centering Prayer for awhile or are new to the practice.

The program will include a number of Centering Prayer periods and a video presentation by Fr Thomas Keating. The presentation, from the Contemplative Outreach “Heartfulness” series, explores the nuances of what it means to “see with the eyes of our hearts” and “hear with the ears of our hearts.”

The program schedule is as follows:

8:30 Sign in & Light Refreshments
9:00 Welcome and Introduction
9:15 Centering Prayer/Two tracks:
–Intro/Refresher track with prayer instruction and one prayer period
–Deepening Track with two prayer periods
10:15 Silent Break
10:30 Fr. Thomas Keating video presentation and participant reflections
11:30 Silent Break
11:45 Centering Prayer
12:15 Closing

Registration not required. For more information, contact:

Suzi Kindervatter

Contemplative Outreach MD/DC Leadership Team