Into the Quiet: Guided Quiet and Reflection for Young Adults
Join other young adults (ages 19-39) for a day of guided quiet and reflection, led by Sr Madeline Mary, CSM of St. Mary’s Episcopal Convent in Sewanee, Tennessee. This is the first of four quiet days in 2019. The time will provide space to breathe, pause and look within in the beautiful setting of the Texas Hill Country. Into the Quiet is open to any young adult regardless of experience with quiet prayer. We are bringing in the experts to guide us to the richness and gift that quiet provides.
Thanks to the 787 Collective participation, Into the Quiet is free; but we do need an RSVP.
Please RSVP or send questions to the Rev. Shannon Preston at firstname.lastname@example.org
More about Sr Madeline Mary:
Sr. Madeleine Mary, CSM is the Prioress at the Community of St. Mary, Southern Province, and holds an M.Div. from The School of Theology as well as a certificate in Spiritual Direction from The General Seminary. She has been a Religious for forty-eight years, has served as a spiritual director for more than twenty-five years, and is a member of Spiritual Directors International. She has served as a spiritual director for seminarians and clergy for The School of Theology at the University of the South, Virginia Seminary, the General Seminary, Union Seminary, and Yale. She has also done retreat work and programs widely throughout the United States as well as in Europe.
While living in New York as a member of the Community of the Holy Spirit, she served as the Reverend Mother for twelve years, represented the Episcopal Religious Orders and the Diocese of New York in international ecumenical work, and was the Program Director for the CHS Earth Ministry. Since she transferred to the Community of St. Mary, she has ministered as Prioress, as a spiritual director and retreat leader, and has used her writing, photography and video skills to help people explore the connections between faith, care for creation, and Benedictine spirituality.