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contemplative wisdom in our daily lives
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Center for Action and Contemplation

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The Way of a Pilgrim: Session 5

The Way of a Pilgrim: Session 5

This is the fifth session that focuses on the 19th-century anonymous text, The Way of a Pilgrim. In the tenor of the ancient practice of Lectio Divina, James Finley begins with…

Daily Meditations

Welcome the Holy Spirit  

Welcome the Holy Spirit  

In an early book, Richard Rohr names the ability to love as the essential gift of the Holy Spirit:  At the end of Luke’s Gospel, Jesus tells his followers, “Stay in…

online education

Explore God’s Heart in The Divine Exchange

Featuring Cynthia Bourgeault, this online course guides students in cultivating a daily wisdom rhythm that leads to fuller participation in the sacred relationship between human and Divine. 

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“Life After Doom” Now Available! 

In his brand new book, “Life After Doom,” Brian McLaren invites you to find wisdom and courage for a world falling apart. Pick up your copy today! 

“Contemplation embodies compassion. The more we are transformed in compassion, the more we act with compassion toward others.”


Courage and Resilience Event

upcoming events

Register Today for Courage and Resilience

Join us for a LIVE online gathering with Brian McLaren, Friday, May 17. Find new ways of thinking, becoming, and belonging in these turbulent times. Recorded replay available! 

“There is a deep relationship between the inner revolution of prayer and the transformation of social structures and social consciousness. Our hope lies in the fact that meditation is going to change the society that we live in, just as it has changed us.”



An Interview with Lerita Coleman Brown on Howard Thurman’s Legacy 

Have you considered how Howard Thurman’s advocacy and theological work impacts today’s modern Christian contemplative movement? In this conversation, Lerita Coleman Brown sits down with Center for Action and Contemplation’s Digital and Print Publications Manager, Mark Longhurst. Brown illuminates Howard

Sketch Drawing of the Bell Tower at the Visitor Center at the Center for Action and Contemplation in Albuquerque, NM


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