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Centering Prayer Group

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI

Two centering prayer groups meet on alternating Wednesday nights, 7:00-8:00 pm, in the retreat and guest house, room 10. Both incorporate a short reading and time for silent prayer or meditation. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month:  includes a short walking meditation in between periods of seated meditation 2nd, 4th and 5th Wednesdays of the month:  includes brief shared responses to the reading Attendance varies from 4 to 14, depending on the night, and all are welcome in both groups. Participants share these affirmations for this opportunity of engaging in centering prayer with others: We feel the presence of the Holy One even more ...

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Sunday Assembly worship

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI

All are welcome! Join our Sunday Assembly and worship with us at 9:00 am at Holy Wisdom Monastery. Sunday Assembly is a unique worshiping community. Influenced by the Benedictine spirit and tradition, we welcome all to worship with us. We embrace unity around an open communion table, in fullness of equality for all people, and we pray together in inclusive language that draws from the best of the Christian tradition. Members of Sunday Assembly seek God in prayer and worship, community building, social justice practices, ecumenical hospitality and care for the earth consistent with the vision and mission of Holy ...

Summer Stewards

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI

Are you looking for a meaningful summer experience that connects your faith with care for the earth? Be a Summer Steward at Holy Wisdom Monastery for 7 days. The program includes prairie and oak savanna restoration, vegetable gardening, reading and discussion around eco-spirituality and the Rule of Benedict, practicing contemplative prayer, and sharing your life story with others – all this while living in community on the monastery grounds.  We are an ecumenical community and encourage single women of any denomination to apply. July 18-24, 2022 (ages 18-35) Aug. 15-21, 2022 (ages 30-45)    

Forest Therapy and Forest Bathing

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI

Forest bathing (shinrin-yoku) is the practice of “bathing” in the atmosphere of the forest, absorbing health benefits from nature and entering into a deep communion with the environment. We will adapt this practice for a slow-paced hour-long walk and exploration at Holy Wisdom Monastery. Please wear walking shoes and dress for being outdoors. Leader Marian Farrior is the Restoration Outreach Coordinator at UW-Madison Arboretum, where she also co-leads the WI Master Naturalist training. She is a Permaculture teacher with the Madison Area Permaculture Guild and a certified Association and Nature and Forest Therapy guide. Cost $25/person, includes lunch Location Holy ...

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ECCSR immersion

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI

ECCSR immersion

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI

ECCSR immersion

Holy Wisdom Monastery 4200 County Road M, Middleton, WI

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Holy Wisdom Monastery
4200 County Road M
Middleton WI 53562
608-836-1631, x100
Office hours: 8:00 am-4:30 pm, M-F Email Us

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