Be a Local: New Forms of Community in a Digital Age

Be a Local: New Forms of Community in a Digital Age

So much of modern identity revolves around the polarity of the local and the global.  In Community we can experience the reconciliation of these oppositions.

Start Date:
Wednesday 21st June 2017
Start Time:
10:30AM
End Time:
5:00PM
Location:
St Marks, Myddelton Square, London, EC1R 1XX
Phone:
020 7278 2070
Email:
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Speakers:
Laurence Freeman, Peter Tyler, Josie von Zitezwitz , member from L'Arche community, Skyler Gibbon and Samuel Murillo-Torres
Host:
The World Community for Christian meditation
Cost:
£50, £30 concessions
Website:
https://io-wccm.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=156
Add to Calendar 21/06/2017 10:30 AM 21/06/2017 5:00 PM Europe/London Be a Local: New Forms of Community in a Digital Age

So much of modern identity revolves around the polarity of the local and the global.  In Community we can experience the reconciliation of these oppositions.

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This Meditatio Seminar witnesses to the new forms of community which are being produced by modern life-styles.  Different as they are, the speakers in the Seminar share a common contemplative view of love as the source of communion.  The day will consist of two key note talks and interactive workshops. 

Contributors:

  • Laurence Freeman is a Benedictine Monk and Director of The World Community for Christian Meditation
  • Peter Tyler is an author and Professor at St Mary's University
  • Josie von Zitezwitz is a Benedictine Oblate
  • Skyler Gibbon and Samuel Murillo-Torres are from the Community of St Anselm, Lambeth Palace.

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