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Here’s what Cynthia has to say about our Communities of Practice resources:

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What you’ll find on this site, that I think you may find in the long run the most useful, is that it is a network resource. You’ll find contact information, thumbnail sketches, web links, and connections to people out in the field — all over the world and right in your own community — who are actually working together in groups as teachers or students of the wisdom tradition. You’ll find out what they’re offering, how they’ve come to this path, how they’ve emerged into leadership roles. There’s contact information if you want hands-on connections in this stream.

They’re also here to serve for you as a virtual online community through the resources of our current informational technology, and on the horizon through web exchange, through chat, through seminars, through webinars, through all these ways that people are staying in touch. So look around and you’ll find out who your friends are in this work. I’d say that the wisdom resource network is huge and growing. We have members of our greater wisdom community in the USA, Canada, and all continents of the world. So far, I think we’re limited to the planet earth, but even that may change!

So we have a huge network at your disposal.

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An essential part of our commitment is to reach out to group participants and group leaders,  and to help develop and support Wisdom Communities of Practice around the world. We invite you to participate, and encourage you to share your experiences and resources as well!

***Fill in our online form to Help Us Grow Our Communities of Practice. If you are a group facilitator or leader, or contribute in some other way to our Wisdom community, please fill in our simple form to share your experience and resources HERE***

The following are just some of the other resources and areas to explore within our global community of practice:

  • Reflections and Offerings from the Community – Members and leaders from the Wisdom Community offer their insights in blogs and other writing, describe their events and offerings, and share resources they’ve created and found valuable for sacred gatherings and deepening practice.
  • Share Your Favorite Wisdom Quotes and Passages – Submit meaningful and inspirational quotes by Cynthia Bourgeault and other Wisdom writers, to share with the community.
  • Wisdom Community Leaders and Teachers – Get to know some of the leaders and contributors in the Wisdom network, including their interests, offerings, and resources to share.
  • Guide for Leading Wisdom Groups  – A practical guide created to assist those leading small groups, including suggestions for practices and format…
  • Wisdom Community Network –  Here you’ll find information and  links to other Wisdom-related informational websites from our friends and partners.

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Thanks-giving Resources and other offerings for the Community

Thanks-giving Resources and other offerings for the Community

Bounty of resources and offerings from us at Wisdom Way of Knowing to you.

Teilhard de Chardin: Apostle of the Incarnate God – P1 (blog by Matthew Wright)

Teilhard de Chardin: Apostle of the Incarnate God – P1 (blog by Matthew Wright)

Christian thinkers today are beginning to realize how vital Teilhard de Chardin’s voice and vision are for a Christianity that will have any serious ...

Six Gestures of Prayer

Six Gestures of Prayer

A silent body prayer using the six gestures of prayer: being, bowing, opening, receiving sharing, grounding.

Wisdom Network: Northeast Wisdom

Wisdom Network: Northeast Wisdom

Based in the New England region, Northeast Wisdom provides a regional hub and international website presence for Wisdom work.

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Sign Up for Our eNews

Sign up for our mailing list to receive news and updates, and stay connected to our global Wisdom community.

Wisdom Leader and Teacher: Bill Redfield

Wisdom Leader and Teacher: Bill Redfield

Learn about Wisdom Leader and Teacher Bill Redfield, including resources to share and link to upcoming events.

Wisdom Network: Wisdom and Money

Wisdom Network: Wisdom and Money

W&M is a web of people of wealth who seek to align the flow of their financial resources with the Holy Spirit in service ...

Wisdom Leader and Teacher: Matthew Wright

Wisdom Leader and Teacher: Matthew Wright

Learn about Matthew Wright, Wisdom Leader and Teacher now offering events and retreats as well as writing on a variety of spiritual subjects.

Wisdom Leader: Jeanine Siler Jones

Wisdom Leader: Jeanine Siler Jones

Learn about practice circle leader Jeanine Siler Jones in Asheville NC, her groups, programs, and resources she has made available to the Wisdom network.

Wisdom Leader and Teacher: Marty Schmidt

Wisdom Leader and Teacher: Marty Schmidt

Marty Schmidt is a high school Humanities teacher at the Hong Kong International School in China. Marty shares some experiences here...

Wisdom Network: Wisdom’s Work

Wisdom Network: Wisdom’s Work

Wisdom's Work provides Wisdom Schools and other programs and retreats.

Ancient Path of Love (chant by Kristy Christian Petrow)

Ancient Path of Love (chant by Kristy Christian Petrow)

Enjoy this inspired chant, offered by Kristy Christian Petrow on behalf of the maiden voyage of virtual Wisdom School.

Heart of God (chant and video by Brie Stoner)

Heart of God (chant and video by Brie Stoner)

Brie Stoner shares a chant and video, inspired by the writings of Jacob Boehme and Pierre Teilhard de Chardin...

Keep Within (chant by Paulette Meier)

Keep Within (chant by Paulette Meier)

Paulette Meier shares this beautiful chant, as well as some background on the simple yet profound message that inspired the lyrics.

Guide for Leading Wisdom Groups

Guide for Leading Wisdom Groups

A practical informational guide created to assist those leading small groups, including suggestions for practices and format...

The Higher Human Collectivity (letter from Bill Redfield)

The Higher Human Collectivity (letter from Bill Redfield)

Leader and teacher Bill Redfield offers his reflections as Cynthia and students gathered to consider the Wisdom mandate in the face of the social ...

Wisdom Leader: Paula Pryce

Wisdom Leader: Paula Pryce

Learn about Paula Pryce, living in Vancouver BC Canada, including details about her new book and other offerings...

Some Favorite Teilhard Quotes (by Brie Stoner)

Some Favorite Teilhard Quotes (by Brie Stoner)

Wisdom student and writer, Brie Stoner, shares some of her favorite quotes by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Help Us Grow Our Communities of Practice

Help Us Grow Our Communities of Practice

Join our communities of practice and share your resources, information, and experiences here!

Wisdom Leader: Susan Williams

Wisdom Leader: Susan Williams

Susan Williams from Waynesville, North Carolina shares her experience on the Wisdom journey and info on her Gospel of Thomas group.