Spiritual Formation 

Sophia Center offers opportunities for ongoing spiritual formation in Atchison, St. Joseph and Kansas City.


In Atchison

Lectio Divina with the Sunday Scriptures

Share in the traditional monastic practice of guided reading, listening, reflecting and responding to the Word of God in the Scriptures.

Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. at Mount St. Scholastica
September 8 & 22        October 13 & 27         November 10           December 8

2017

January 12 & 26     February 9 & 23     March 9 & 23    April 27     May 11

 

Bridges to Contemplative  Living with Thomas Mertom and Other Wisdom Writers

Various selections of spiritual writers will be used to awaken insight and wisdom for the journey toward spiritual transformation and a more peace-filled life.

Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. at Sophia Center
September 15 & 29    October 6 & 20    November 3 & 17      December 1 & 15

2017

January  5 & 19      February 2 & 16      March 2, 16, 30       April  6 & 20     May 4

 

Book Discussion

Last Tuesday of the month, Mount St. Scholastica

Read a highly recommended book and share your experience of it with other readers.

September 27,  2016   “The Storied Life of A.J. Firky”   by Gabrielle Zevin

October  25,   “Cutting for Stone,”  by Abraham Verghese

November 29   “Lamb:  The Gospel according to Biff”  by Charlotte Childhood

           *Books selected for 2017 will be given later.

January  26, 2017

February  23

March  29

April  26

 

In St. Joseph, Missouri

  • Monthly meeting of Benedictine Oblate group

Contact Evelyn Gregory, OSB, 913-426-4041

 

In Kansas City

  • Benedictine Oblate groups
  • Centering Prayer, Tues. 8:00 am-9:00 am, Thurs. 7:15-7:40 a.m.

Contact Therese Elias, OSB, 816-561-6855

The Atchison Connection

quiet reflection

Quiet Reflection

S. Gabrielle Kocour

Sister Gabrielle Kocour

S. Sheila Carroll

Sister Sheila Carroll

 

Questions?

email: sophia@mountosb.org

or call: (913) 360-6173

or write:

Sophia Center
751 South 8th St.
Atchison, KS 66002