The sisters are excited about participating in the ecumenical conference: Radical Gospel Living: Monasticism Todaysponsored by Ohio Wesleyan University in Delaware, Ohio, on November 4-5, 2011. Mary David Walgenbach, OSB and Lynne Smith, OSB will present a workshop entitled “Building Community Outside the Box.” They will also take a display about Holy Wisdom Monastery. Thirty representatives from a variety of monastic communities both traditional and new monasticism will take part in the conference. Sister Joan Chittister, OSB, will be the keynote speaker on Friday evening and Shane Claibourne, new monastic and author of The Irresistable Revolution will give the keynote on Saturday.
To learn more about the conference or to register click here: radicalgospelliving.owu.edu. If you will be at the conference and want to connect with the sisters, contact Sister Lynne at (608) 831-9305.