September Events at the Spirituality Center●Studium

That ALL May Breathe: Facing and Changing Racist Systems

Join us for an online book group study of Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad. This four-week study will include weekly readings, reflection, journaling and interactive discussion of such topics as white privilege, anti-blackness, stereotypes and white apathy. We ask all participants to buy the book and read Week One prior to the first meeting on September 10.

Dates: Thursdays, September 10, 17, 24, October 1
Time: 3–4:30 p.m.
Facilitators: Christian Morris, OSB, Mara Faulkner, OSB, and Eunice Antony, OSB
Limit: 15 participants
Fee: $20 for all four sessions. Registration and payment are due by September 3.

Prayer in Troubled Times

You are invited to join us for a free series of virtual Evening Prayer services, praying for the needs of the church and world in these troubled times. The series will focus on all who are suffering as a result of the coronavirus, racial inequities and the fragility of our planet Earth. Each 20-minute prayer session will include readings, spoken prayers and songs. The sessions will be posted on the monastery website and YouTube channel at 7 p.m. on Sundays, September 13, 20, 27 and October 4. No registration is required.

All offerings through the Spirituality Center●Studium will be held virtually as we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. In order to participate in these virtual offerings, participants will need access to a device such as a computer with a webcam, iPad, smart phone, etc. You can register online below or call (320) 363-7112.