A Virtual Monastery & Global Community

We offer retreats & resources to nourish your inner monk, artist, and pilgrim.

Christine Valters Painter & John Valters Paintner
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Our Offerings

We offer programs and resources to nourish contemplative practice and creative expression. We are rooted in the Christian mystical and prophetic tradition but welcome any seekers who are hungry for nourishment with ancient roots. We are an open and affirming community and strive to be radically inclusive.

Praise for the Abbey

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Books by Christine Valters Paintner

Engaging, practice-oriented books on the spiritual life.