Friday, January 15, 2016

A Lenten Journey with Thomas Merton

The Center for Spiritual Living

What?  A series  of Wednesday evening Lenten programs, relating to Thomas Merton.

Where?  Broadmoor Community Church, 315 Lake Avenue, Colorado Springs.

When?  March 2nd, 9th, and 16th, 6:00 to 7:30 PM

Copies of a Lenten booklet published by the Merton Institute for 
Contemplative Living, will be available at the 
Church after Ash Wednesday.  ($5 cost)

Charlie Coon and Roger Butts will facilitate.

The schedule:

March 2nd:  View and discuss the video (recently shown at Library 21c),
 “The Many Storeys and Last Days of Thomas Merton"
March 9th:  Discuss readings from the Merton Institute booklet (pp 1-34).
March 16th:  Discuss readings from the Merton Institute booklet (pp 35-62).

"In the last analysis, the individual person is responsible for living his own life and for 'finding himself.' If he persists in shifting his responsibility to somebody else, he fails to find out the meaning of his own existence."

Thomas Merton

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