A 4 Week Course of Pilgrimage
Monday, March 2 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Monday, March 9 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Monday, March 16 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Monday, March 23 from 7:00pm - 9:00pm
You are invited to join us in a 4 week class on pilgrimage during this Lenten season. We will consider some history, practices and intentions of pilgrimages from earliest times, and the importance of Pilgrimage as a discipline and means to growing more deeply in touch with God and ourselves as a child of God.
Each week we will explore some themes and lessons from different places of traditional pilgrimage; the Holy Land, Ancient Greece in the footsteps of St. Paul, The Camino de Santiago de Compostella – The Way of St. James in Spain, and Celtic Christian pilgrim paths. We will have the opportunity to experience some practices of pilgrimage in class each week, and at the end of the 4 weeks have the opportunity to embark on a short local pilgrimage experience as we approach Holy Week.
Liz Nau is a Spiritual Director with over 25 years’ experience leading retreats. She received her M.Div. from Ashland Theological Seminary and holds graduate certificates in Spiritual Direction from the Ignatian Spirituality Institute at John Carroll University, and Formational (Inner Healing) Prayer and Small Group Leadership in Inner Healing Prayer from the Institute of Formational Counseling at Ashland Theological Seminary.
Her interests are in Ignatian Spirituality, Celtic Christian Spirituality, the spiritual disciplines especially prayer (art as prayer, embodied prayer, prayer walking, silence) and pilgrimage. God has invited her to journey as a pilgrim to the Holy Land, Greece of St. Paul and St. John, Rome and Assisi in Italy, el Camino de Santiago de Compostela - Way of St. James, and Celtic pilgrimages in Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales. Each has been unique and transformative in her spiritual journey and she welcomes the opportunity to share some of her experience and insight with others.
Rev. Liz Nau
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