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Your Comments to My Post-Apocalyptic Blog Post

ByCynthia BourgeaultDecember 12, 2016

I am still on low to non-existent solar power on Eagle Island, but I want you to know that I am moved, encouraged, and overjoyed by this outpouring of response. In proper Advent fashion, I’m pondering all of this in my heart,…

Year-end Report and a Heads-up about What’s on the Docket for 2016

ByCynthia BourgeaultJanuary 5, 2016

Almost exactly this time one year ago, I launched my “Teilhard Challenge,” inviting as many of you as felt so moved to join me in diving into the magnificent, challenging writings of Teilhard de Chardin. I know that many of you have…

Year-End Reflection

ByBill RedfieldDecember 28, 2017

As this year draws to a close, I am deeply aware of a pervasive sense of gratitude in my heart. I am thankful to have been exposed to Cynthia and the Wisdom teachings. I cannot tell you how profoundly she and these…

Words Formed East of Eagle Island

ByWilliam EspinosaDecember 15, 2016

I would like to set out a cautionary expansion of Cynthia’s words. I was spared being in the United States for the election. Despite best efforts I wasn’t able to reschedule teaching a graduate seminar on peace agreements at the Bethlehem (Occupied…

With the Desert Fathers and Mothers: A Wisdom School Sung in Three Voices

ByJo TaylorAugust 28, 2019

What follows is an article on the Desert Fathers and Mothers retreat that Cynthia Bourgeault led in Tucson Arizona in the winter of 2018. Beautifully crafted by Jo Taylor for the Northeast Wisdom website, with experiential notes from Heather Ruce’s retreat journal…

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Wisdom Practice Day: Centering Prayer and Inner Awakening

Wisdom Practice Day: Centering Prayer and Inner Awakening

This Wisdom Practice Day was hosted by Wisdom Waypoints and recorded live on Zoom August 28, 2021. If you find these videos helpful, Wisdom Waypoints suggests a donation of $25…

Inner Work Friday: Week Eight of Eight Week Series by Jonathan Steele

Inner Work Friday: Week Eight of Eight Week Series by Jonathan Steele

During these last 7 weeks we’ve worked with creating a sturdy foundation to return to through inviting sensation in the lower regions of the body, including learning to wield eros…

Inner Work Friday: Week Seven of Eight Week Series by Jonathan Steele

Inner Work Friday: Week Seven of Eight Week Series by Jonathan Steele

Alertness is the hidden discipline of familiarity I want to talk about a topic that we can easily hoodwink ourselves into believing we know something about. In the work it…

Inner Work Friday: Week Six of Eight Week Series by Jonathan Steele

Inner Work Friday: Week Six of Eight Week Series by Jonathan Steele

There is a possibility of sensation-based presence that can reconcile our being and our doing. Where roles can be played free of identification for the sake of a common good…

Inner Work Friday: Week Five of Eight Week Series by Jonathan Steele

Inner Work Friday: Week Five of Eight Week Series by Jonathan Steele

What does it mean to have integrity? And I don’t mean just in the sense of keeping your word (though I don’t not mean that). But more in aligning with…

I Am Here: A Practice by Cynthia Bourgeault

I Am Here: A Practice by Cynthia Bourgeault

“If I were to die tomorrow, this is really and truly the last words I would have to say to you all: I AM HERE.” ~ Cynthia Bourgeault A simple…