Video of the talk by William Meader,in Warwick, on May 17, 2017. Two DVDs are now available, listed under Resources, CANA publications, @ £4.00 for both incl. postage from Jane Upchurch, , 20 Manor Road, Ruislip, Middlesex, HA4 7LB. Please make cheques payable to CANA .
Dear Friend, We are pleased to announce two Living Spirituality Connections events this autumn: Sunday 12 November 1.45-4 pm Professor Emerita Ursula King will speak on Searching a Communal Heart: Earth Literacy, Ecology and Spirituality. Ursula King is author of The Search for Spirituality, Christian Mystics, and books on Teilhard de Chardin. This event is … Continue reading Living Spirituality Connections programme
Kevin Treston is a CANA supporter in Australia. In his new book he ‘considers how the Traditional Christian Story needs to be complemented by a new story, the Cosmic Christian Story that situates God’s revelation in Jesus as the Christ within the great story of the universe …. Unless the Christ story is embedded in … Continue reading Who do you say I am? The Christ story in the cosmic context
See calendar, Spirit of Peace- and Living Christianiy Conections links. Pathways for Human Flourishing is a training programme developed by ‘Spirit of Peace’ to support heart centred community cohesion, social engagement and action. The Pathways have been developed drawing on ancient wisdom and contemporary grassroots experience in the UK, as well as from collaboration with … Continue reading Spirit of Peace: INTRODUCTORY EVENTs FOR ‘PATHWAYS FOR HUMAN FLOURISHING’
Here is a link to events across the country for this quarter: http://www.livingspirit.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/events_jan_march17pdf.
Winter Newsletter can be read at www.livingspirit.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016-winter-newsletter.pdf. It includes articles on: ‘What is the New Spirituality Revolution?’ responses to the aftermath of the American Elections and the UK Referendum our name change the plans for our future work. There is a new Towards Human Flourishing Special Interest area – www.livingspirit.org.uk/sia/towards-human-flourishing. LSC’s new course ‘Love for … Continue reading Living Spirituality Connections
a new course created by David Osborne in response to the crises of ecology and injustice that face us, and to the feeling of powerlessness that many people experience in the face of the scale of the issues. The course helps people to access different forms of contemplative practice that they can draw on to … Continue reading Love for the Future course
The link to Living Spirituality’s events listing for the next three months: http://www.livingspirit.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/events_oct_dec16.pdf
The editorial by Janice Dolley in our Spring issue gave us an insight into the vast changes taking place in our collective humanity, and the Easter message of the death of the old leading to the birth of the new. Here we offer a supportive view of the place of death/rebirth in evolution. Our awareness … Continue reading Death/Rebirth and the Evolution of Consciousness
Harry Underhill 22.11.15 So much of the “spirituality” that is around these days is based on the ego or little self. That is fine for a start, because as babies we have to become aware of ourselves before we can become aware of anything else. But the purpose of life is to know ourselves … Continue reading Listening in Togetherness.
Frank Parkinson writes The birth of Christianity was more than a spiritual awakening. With two thousand years of hindsight we can see it as an evolutionary fork, when those who had received the “good news” felt empowered to become a new kind of human. This is Pauline doctrine, and he uses the very specific phrase … Continue reading THE SHOCK OF AWAKENING
Gillian Paschkes-Bell writes: I follow the ancient Ceile De tradition of Celtic Christianity, and our mid-winter ceremony, celebrated on Solstice Eve, takes us mindfully into the dark of the year, the dark of the day, and the dark of ourselves before opening us to the re-birth of the Christ once again, in the womb of … Continue reading Winter Solstice