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Christian-Buddhist Retreat

Posted on Aug 16 , 2012 in Buddha Enlightenment Ceremony and Retreat

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The next Christian/Buddhist Retreat is scheduled for September 29, 2012 9:00AM-4:00PM

Christians and Buddhists can use very similar techniques of contemplative prayer and meditation to help make their spiritual teachings a living part of their daily existence. These retreats emphasize sitting and walking meditation, and include talks and discussion. Each retreat runs from 9:00am to 4:00pm and includes a vegetarian lunch. Beginners are welcome. No prior experience necessary.

The next Christian/Buddhist Retreat is scheduled for September 29, 2012 9:00AM-4:00PM

Prices: non members $65, members $45, Dharma teachers and Dharma teachers in training $35

To register for your retreat online – fill out the retreat registration form.

Kevin Jiun Hunt, OCSO, Sensei was certified as teacher of zen in 2005 by Roshi Robert Jinsen Kennedy, student of Bernard Tetsugen Glassman and Maezumi Roshi (White Plum Sangha)Fr. Kevin Hunt, O.C.S.O., has been a Trappist Monk at Spencer Abbey for over fifty years. In 2004, after thirty years of Zen meditation and training, he was installed as a Zen sensei (teacher), making him the first North American Trappist to be both Catholic monk and authorized Zen instructor.

José Ramírez, JDPSN is the Guiding Teacher of the Delaware Valley Zen Center, which he helped found in the Spring of 1999. He has been practicing in the Kwan Um School of Zen since 1994, and received Inka in April 2009. He has a degree in mathematics from the Universidad Simón Bolívar in Caracas, Venezuela, and a Masters and Ph.D in statistics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In his role as an industrial statistician he works closely with engineers and scientists to help them make sense of data. He lives in Providence, Rhode Island with his wife and daughter.

 

4 Comments → “ Christian-Buddhist Retreat ”


  1. Lisa

    2 years ago

    I cannot attend this Saturday but was wondering when the next Christian-buddhist retreat might be held so I can plan ahead?


    • jeff

      2 years ago

      Hi Lisa, Thank you for your question. We don’t know when the next Christian / Buddhist retreat will be. It’s been a couple of years since the last one so I wouldn’t expect them to happen more than once a year.


  2. Candace Gonsalves

    2 years ago

    lease let me know when this will be rescheduled to ASAP.


    • jeff

      2 years ago

      Hi Candace, We hope you can make it this Saturday!