Home » The Rev. Dr. Cynthia Bourgeault

The Rev. Dr. Cynthia Bourgeault

Cynthia Bourgeault

“I’m Cynthia Bourgeault and I’m here to welcome you personally to our Wisdom Way of Knowing website… This website has been created and designed to support the continued journey of all of you seeing to embody as a way of life the ‘Wisdom Way of Knowing’, particularly as I’ve laid it out in my teachings, books and materials, videos, and our on-the-ground Wisdom Schools that I’ve been conducting over the past twenty or thirty years.” (Watch Cynthia’s full ‘Welcome’ video on our home page.)

wide view of calendarFind Cynthia’s master calendar HERE.

_________

Here you’ll find a host of resources related to Cynthia Bourgeault and her work:

 

Resources

  • Sort

  • Categories

  • Clear Search
Browse All Resources
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 ...

The Atmosphere Exercise: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

The Atmosphere Exercise: Azize Exercises Recommended by Cynthia

“Keep within! And when they say, ‘Look here’ or ‘look there’ is Christ, go not forth….” This beautiful gem of Quaker wisdom, set to ...

Fullness of Life (blog by Cynthia – part 6)

Fullness of Life (blog by Cynthia – part 6)

Cynthia provides a brief poetic interlude before her final run-up and concluding post in this blog series...

Healing the Elephant in the Womb (blog by Cynthia – part 7)

Healing the Elephant in the Womb (blog by Cynthia – part 7)

In this final blog in this series, Cynthia draws together important implications and “business arising” out this exploration...

Seeing With the Heart: Video Conversation with Cynthia

Seeing With the Heart: Video Conversation with Cynthia

A LIVE online community conversation with Cynthia Bourgeault offered as part of the 2017 Science and Nonduality Emergence Series

“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

A Tribute to Beatrice Bruteau (blog by Cynthia)

A Tribute to Beatrice Bruteau (blog by Cynthia)

Cynthia shares a moving tribute to Beatrice Bruteau—scholar, teacher, interspiritual pioneer....

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.

The Meaning of Mary Magdalene: Discovering the Woman at the Heart of Christianity – by Cynthia Bourgeault

The Meaning of Mary Magdalene: Discovering the Woman at the Heart of Christianity – by Cynthia Bourgeault

Cynthia shows how an understanding of Mary Magdalene can revitalize contemporary Christianity...

The Faces of Time: Gebser-Lesson 11

The Faces of Time: Gebser-Lesson 11

Whatever you may take Gebser’s Integral structure of consciousness to be, its most striking characteristic is that it entails a radically different approach to ...

A Surprising Ecumenism… (blog by Cynthia – part 1)

In this first blog in a series Cynthia lays out her thoughts on a potential pathway toward a new social contract...

Abortion, Pro-Life, and the Secular State: A Modest Proposal (blog by Cynthia – part 2)

Abortion, Pro-Life, and the Secular State: A Modest Proposal (blog by Cynthia – part 2)

Cynthia continues in her blog series, responding to “Evangelical Fundamentalism and Catholic Integralism in the USA: A Surprising Ecumenism“, an article published by La Civiltà Cattolica.

The Heart of Centering Prayer with Cynthia Bourgeault (4-part video teaching)

The Heart of Centering Prayer with Cynthia Bourgeault (4-part video teaching)

Cynthia unpacks The Cloud of Unknowing as a source of unitive, nondual Wisdom, and how centering prayer is so essential to this awakening...

The Cost of True Love: A Conversation between Cynthia Bourgeault and Ilia Delio

The Cost of True Love: A Conversation between Cynthia Bourgeault and Ilia Delio

Cynthia and Ilia Delio share a heartful and powerful conversation on kenotic love and true 'personhood', from Wisdom School January 8, 2017

Eye of the Heart: A Spiritual Journey into the Imaginal Realm –  by Cynthia Bourgeault

Eye of the Heart: A Spiritual Journey into the Imaginal Realm – by Cynthia Bourgeault

Eye of the Heart presents Cynthia Bourgeault's spiritual journey with the imaginal realm and encourages readers to attune their hearts for the well-being of ...

Mystical Hope: Trusting in the Mercy of God – by Cynthia Bourgeault

Mystical Hope: Trusting in the Mercy of God – by Cynthia Bourgeault

by Cynthia Bourgeault (2001). Mystical Hope shows how to recognize hope in our own lives, where it comes from, how to deepen it through ...

Unperspectival, Perspectival, Aperspectival: Gebser – Lesson 2

Unperspectival, Perspectival, Aperspectival: Gebser – Lesson 2

Gebser’s cultural home base was the world of art. He was a personal friend of Pablo Picasso’s, and examples culled from art history dot ...

Stages versus structures: Exploring Jean Gebser – Lesson 1

Stages versus structures: Exploring Jean Gebser – Lesson 1

If you’ve cut your teeth on the Ken Wilber roadmaps, the Gebser terrain will at first look reassuringly familiar. The familiar levels of consciousness ...

My Post-Apocalyptic Message (letter from Cynthia)

My Post-Apocalyptic Message (letter from Cynthia)

Cynthia calls out to her Wisdom community to respond consciously and collectively the turbulent shifting times...

The View from the Periscope: Gebser – Lesson 3

The View from the Periscope: Gebser – Lesson 3

Gebser’s brilliant unpacking of the structures of consciousness in terms of PERSPECTIVE (as it is understood in the art world rather than in philosophy) ...