Interfaith and Ecumenical Events


 January 2015

20  Preaching at Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Service, 7:30pm, Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 7730 Bradley Boulevard • Bethesda, MD

30-Feb 19 Co-leading interfaith and intercultural study tour to India and Nepal. For more info:


1-19 Co-leading interfaith and intercultural study tour to India and Nepal


3,10,17,24,31 Prayer of Heart and Body Lenten/Easter Series, St. Paul's College, Washington, DC at 6:30-8:15PM.

7 "Lent: The Spirituality of the Season," 9:30am to 12:00pm at Our Lady of Mercy Church, 9200 Kentsdale Drive, Potomac, MD 20854. Tel: 301-365-1415

21 Lenten morning of reflection, 9:0am to 12:00pm at St. Matthew's Cathedral, 1725 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington, DC. Tel: 202 347 3215


    10-11  Weekend retreat: “Easter Prayer of Heart and Body”, at Cormaria Retreat House, Bay Street, Sag Harbor, Long Island, NY.  631-725-4206

    18  Retreat day: “Easter Prayer of Heart and Body,” 9a.m.-4p.m., at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 105 East Washington Street, Middleburg, VA.

    20-23 National Workshop on Christian Unity, Charlotte, NC

    24-25 Vaishnava-Christian Dialogue-Theme: “Prayer—Teachings from Sacred Text," in Rockville, MD


    1-2 “Living Your Life as Spiritual Practice,” Franciscan Spirituality Center annual conference, 920 Market St, La Crosse, Wisconsin.  608-791-5295

    19-21 Conference Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Vatican II’s Declaration on the Relationship of the Church to Non-Christian Religions (Nostra Aetate) at the Catholic University of America, Washington, DC   202-541-3020

    21-24  Conference: “Vatican II - Remembering the Future: Ecumenical, Interfaith and Secular Perspectives on the Council’s Impact and Promise,” at Georgetown University, Washington, DC  More information and registration at:


    1-6 Retreat for Norbertines at Daylesford Abbey, Paoli, PA.

    12-14 Weekend retreat: “Prayer of Heart and Body,” Stella Maris, Long Branch, NJ 848-210-6129

     15-17   “Remembering the Reformation Together: Commemorate? Celebrate? Repent?” sponsored by the Center for Catholic and Evangelical Theology, held at Loyola University, Baltimore, MD

    26-28  Weekend retreat: “Prayer of Heart and Body,” at Tabor Retreat Center, 60 Anchor Ave, Oceanside, NY  526-536-3004

    29-July 2 Paulist Retreat, Redemptorist Retreat Center, Longbranch, NJ


    29 June-July 2  Paulist Retreat, Redemptorist Retreat Center, Longbranch, NJ

    6-11  5-day retreat: "Pray All Ways," St. Mary's of the Lake, 3535 State Route 9L, Lake George, NY.   518-668-5594 or  From supper Monday evening through lunch on Saturday.

    19-24  5-day retreat: “Becoming More Fully Alive: Living Your Life as Spiritual Practice,” at the FCJ Christian Life Centre, Calgary, Alberta  403.228.4215  From Sunday eve to Friday noon.

    31  7-day retreat (see below)


    31 July-August 7  7-day retreat: “Remember to Live!”  at the Providence Renewal Center, 3005 119th Street, NW, Edmonton, AB. 780-430-9491 or  From 7pm Fri to 1pm Friday.

    17-23  6-day retreat: “Savoring Life in Every Season,” at the Genesis Spiritual Life Center, 53 Mill St., Westfield, MA  413-562-3627   From Monday supper to Sunday lunch.


    25-27 North American Academy of Ecumenists annual conference at the Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre, 7021 Stanley Ave, Niagara Falls, ON


    9-11 Weekend retreat: "Your Body and Your Spiritual Life: Friends or Foes?" at Osage Forest of Peace retreat center,
    141 Monastery Road, Sand Springs, OK 74063. For more information: 918-245-2734 or

      12-15 Retreat for Oblates of Mary Immaculate Superiors, Houston, TX

      15-19 Parliament of the World’s Religions, Salt Lake City, Utah





      4-6 Weekend retreat: "Prayer is a Hunger," at the Kripalu Center, Stockbridge, MA  Tel:  866.200.5203