Find out more about Cynthia, as well as browse through a host of resources related to her work, including key offerings such as books, audio recordings, online interviews and presentations, and access to Cynthia’s event calendar.

Cynthia Bourgeault

Buddha at the Gaspump

Buddha at the Gaspump

An interview with Cynthia Bourgeault: Conversations with "Ordinary" Spiritually Awakening People,

Cynthia Bourgeault: The Heart of Silence (Part 2)

Cynthia Bourgeault: The Heart of Silence (Part 2)

This was the April 8, 2019 podcast on Encountering Silence hosted by Carl McColman with Cassidy Hall and Kevin Johnson. Cynthia Bourgeault continues her ...

Cynthia Bourgeault: The Heart of Silence (Part 1)

Cynthia Bourgeault: The Heart of Silence (Part 1)

This was the April 3, 2019 podcast on Encountering Silence hosted by Carl McColman with Cassidy Hall and Kevin Johnson.

“Being” Is Not Something You Are

“Being” Is Not Something You Are

This was a talk given by Cynthia Bourgeault at the 2018 Festival of Faiths.

Thomas Keating’s Ascent Into Unity Consciousness

Thomas Keating’s Ascent Into Unity Consciousness

Listen to Cynthia Bourgeault’s opening session, “Thomas Keating’s Ascent Into Unity Consciousness,” at the Aspen Chapel, July 13-14, 2019: Father Thomas Keating’s InterSpiritual Legacy ...

Courageous Faith Summit: Online Retreat March 9-20, 2020

Courageous Faith Summit: Online Retreat March 9-20, 2020

A virtual gathering of people of faith and moral conscience: An online retreat March 9-20, 2020

Cynthia Bourgeault: Full Calendar of Events

Cynthia Bourgeault: Full Calendar of Events

Find a link to Cynthia Bourgeault's complete calendar of events maintained on The Contemplative Society website.

Gurdjieff and Teilhard in Conversation, Part II: Consciousness, Conscience, and the Human Condition – October 26-31, 2020

More information to follow. Event Location Claymont Society for Continuous Education, Charles Town, WV

Ground Luminosity Silent Teaching and Meditation Retreat: December 10-15, 2020

Meditation Retreat at Garrison Institute in Garrison, NY.

CONSPIRE Capstone Conference: September 24-26, 2021

With Cynthia Bourgeault, Richard Rohr, James Finley, Barbara Holmes, and Brian MacLaren

Contemplation as Luminous Seeing: Christian Practice with Cynthia Bourgeault

Contemplation as Luminous Seeing: Christian Practice with Cynthia Bourgeault

This was recorded at the 2019 Festival of Faiths which took place April 25-27, 2019, at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts.

Cynthia’s Invitation to the 2018 Enneagram Global Summit

Cynthia’s Invitation to the 2018 Enneagram Global Summit

The Asymmetrical Dynamism of the Enneagram: The Mandala That Won’t Stay On the Page with Cynthia Bourgeault Dear Wisdom Friends, Once again I’ll be ...

The Heart of Centering Prayer (audio teaching by Cynthia)

The Heart of Centering Prayer (audio teaching by Cynthia)

This audio teaching was recorded live at an event presented by the Cathedral of St. Philip and Contemplative Outreach Atlanta, on March 17, 2018

“WHUR WE COME FROM…” (letter from Cynthia)

“WHUR WE COME FROM…” (letter from Cynthia)

Cynthia outlines the main elements and defining characteristics of our particular branch of Wisdom...

“Gate, Gate, Paragate…” (blog by Cynthia)

“Gate, Gate, Paragate…” (blog by Cynthia)

Cynthia addresses a recent question from student, offering this teaching on prayer, personhood beyond the physical realm, and undivided, whole Consciousness....

Jesus and Sacred Wisdom (video teaching by Cynthia)

Jesus and Sacred Wisdom (video teaching by Cynthia)

A video teaching of Cynthia's presentation on “Jesus and Sacred Wisdom” at the Moravian Seminary Couillard Lectures.

Contemplate This! Interview with Cynthia

Contemplate This! Interview with Cynthia

Listen to Cynthia Bourgeault's interview with host Tom Bushlack on Contemplate This! Conversations on Contemplation and Compassion....

“What Enneagram Type is Cynthia?” (blog by Cynthia)

“What Enneagram Type is Cynthia?” (blog by Cynthia)

Cynthia shares her reflections on the question and speculation as to her particular enneagram type, as well as some original ideas on type Seven

Cynthia at Science & Nonduality Conference (SAND) 2017: Seeing with the Eye of the Heart:  a.k.a The Contemplative Way of Knowing

Cynthia at Science & Nonduality Conference (SAND) 2017: Seeing with the Eye of the Heart:  a.k.a The Contemplative Way of Knowing

Join Cynthia as she opens the first official evening of the 2017 Science and Nonduality (SAND) Conference!