Preaching Love Incarnate: The Beguines Mechthild of Magdeburg, Catherine of Siena, and Hadewijch of Brabant
with Sister Laura Swan
Saturday, November 19, 2022
5-8 pm Ireland/UK time
This retreat is part of our 10 month series The Mystical Heart: Love as a Creative Force. Register for each retreat individually or for the full series with an additional facilitated forum for sharing between retreats.
The retreat will be recorded for those who register and made available within 48-72 hours of the program. A notification will be sent when it is available for viewing.
Your Guide for the Journey
Sister Laura Swan
Benedictine Sister Laura Swan is a member of St. Placid Priory in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. She is a spiritual director and archivist as well as faculty at Saint Martin’s University where the students inspire her to learn and rethink and learn even more. Her passion has been around restoring the histories and stories of women to history (to the narratives that shape our understanding and perceptions). She is the author of numerous books including The Wisdom of the Beguines: The Forgotten Story of a Medieval Women’s Movement, The Forgotten Desert Mothers and Engaging Benedict: What the Rule Can Teach Us Today.
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