This program will be taught through Christian, Contemplative, Evolutionary, Prophetic, and Interspiritual lenses.
Jane Comerford, CSJ
Fr. Norm Comtois, OMI
Liz Walz, ASP
Rev. Matthew Wright
with Brother Don Bisson, FMS
Develop a daily contemplative practice
Create a Rule of Life
Integrate skillfulness in daily life and dealing with difficult emotions; cultivate embodied spirituality
Aquire an intellectual framework for understanding this moment in history
Understand and apply the School lenses to your life circumstance: Christian, Contemplative, Evolutionary, Interspiritual, Prophetic.
September 17-20, 2020; December 11-13; January 15-17, 2021; March 5-7, and May 13-16
During the five residential weekends, learning is both intellectual and experiential, nourishing both the head and the heart for the transformational journey. Each residential weekend will have specific learning outcomes related to the content for that weekend.
Weekends consist of:
Between residential weekends, learning continues through a commitment to daily practice, group meetings or video calls, and study.
This program is designed for beginner and experienced meditators alike.
People from any faith tradition, or none, who are interested in the Christian contemplative tradition.
Tuition for the nine-month program, materials, and room and board for five weekend sessions is $2,800 if paid in two or more installments, or $2,500 if paid in full by August 1, 2020. Financial aid is available.
|Tuition & Materials||$1,245|
|Room and Board or Five Weekends/12 nights; 36 meals||$1,555|
The School qualifies for 8 Religious Studies CEUs through Our Lady of the Elms College!
For more information or to receive the application for the Genesis School for Contemplative Living by mail, contact
413-562-3627 ext. 105
You may download the application here: GSCL Application. Applications are due by midnight on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 with a $35 nonrefundable application fee.