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Wednesday, 15 April 2015

Emerging Wisdom Conference
7:00 a.m.                     Morning contemplative practice (optional)
9:00–9:30 a.m.            Welcome and Ritual Gathering
9:30–10:30 a.m.          Morning session: Kathleen Deignan, CND,  
                                    “Recovering Paradise: Thomas Merton’s
                                    Wisdom for Earth’s Dark Night

10:30–11:00 a.m.        Break
11:00 a.m.                   Morning session: Pir Zia Inayat-Khan,
                                    Universal Truths in Sufi Spiritual
                                    Companioning”

12:00–12:20 p.m.        Conference Spiritual Direction with Valerie
                                    Brown and Karen Erlichman
12:30–1:30 p.m.          Midday meal (included)
2:00–3:15 p.m             Workshop I
2:00–5:00 p.m.            Field Trip
3:45–5:00 p.m.            Workshop II
5:00–7:00 p.m.            Meal Break
7:00 p.m.                     Evening Session


Thursday, 16 April 2015

Emerging Wisdom Conference
7:00 a.m.                     Morning contemplative practice (optional)
9:00–9:30 a.m.            Morning session: Brian McDermott, SJ,
                                    Contemplative Experience in Spiritual
                                    Direction

11:00 a.m.                   Morning session: Pir Zia Inayat-Khan,
                                    Significance of the Sufi Tradition in an
                                    Interfaith World

12:30–1:30 p.m.          Midday meal (included)
2:00–3:15 p.m.            Workshop III
2:00–5:00 p.m.            Field Trip
3:45–5:00 p.m.            Workshop IV
5:00–7:00 p.m.            Meal Break
7:00 p.m.                     Evening Session


Friday, 17 April 2015

Emerging Wisdom Conference
7:00 a.m.                     Morning Contemplative Practice (optional)
9:00 a.m.                     Morning session: Krista Tippett
11:00 a.m.                   Special recorded message from Parker Palmer
11:30 a.m.                   Envision the future with Valerie Brown and
                                    Karen Erlichman
Noon Adjourn

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