“Most of us were taught that God would love us if and when we change. In fact, God loves you so that you can change. What empowers change, what makes you desirous of change is the experience of love. It is that inherent experience of love that becomes the engine of change.” ― Richard Rohr
We are thrilled to welcome Franciscan priest and spirituality author Richard Rohr as the keynote presenter for All Saints’ LENT EVENT 2012.
Author, teacher, activist and Director of the Center for Action & Contemplation, Rohr will explore his conviction that the overarching imperative of our time is to link spirituality and social justice.
Calendar for the entire Lent Event weekend:
Sunday, March 25:
Richard Rohr preaching at 9 and 11:15 a.m. services
Richard Rohr in the Rector’s Forum at 10:15 a.m.
Exploring the Both/And of Action and Contemplation: Nets for Life, 3:30 p.m.
Contemplative Worship, 5 p.m.
Richard Rohr’s presentation on Non-Dual Consciousness (The Naked Now), 6 p.m.
Monday, March 26:
Small group gatherings for discussion and group contemplative experience, 5:45 p.m.
Richard Rohr’s presentation on Spirituality of the Two Halves of Life (Falling Upward), 7 p.m.
The Labyrinth will be available both days for walking before the evening presentations.
Mama’s Tamales will be on site to provide food on Monday beginning at 5 p.m.
Childcare will be provided for the Lent Event. We will be exploring ways of meditation through activities for
the children. Please call 626.583.2781 before Friday, Mar. 23, to reserve a space for your child.
Register now on the All Saints website or print out and mail in a registration form from here!
For more information contact Christina Honchell: 626.583.2742 or firstname.lastname@example.org