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What is Wisdom?

 

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The ‘Wisdom Way of Knowing’ model emphasizes a wholistic approach, synthesizing ancient spiritual streams, and utilizing ‘three centers’ to bring us into presence and fully aligned in our Being.

 

What is the Wisdom Way of Knowing? Learn more HERE.

 

Here are some additional resources to help you understand and develop your capacity for Wisdom:

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Four Voices – Method of Discernment (teaching by Cynthia)

Four Voices – Method of Discernment (teaching by Cynthia)

Cynthia has developed a very unique and useful method of discernment. Find out more here...

The Way of the Heart (excerpt from Cynthia’s new book)

The Way of the Heart (excerpt from Cynthia’s new book)

An excerpt from The Heart of Centering Prayer by Cynthia Bourgeault, Chapter 2 from Part Two. See link to Parabola online for full chapter ...

An Introduction to the Law of Three

An Introduction to the Law of Three

The Law of Three, one of the foundational principles of G. I. Gurdjieff, is referred to widely in Cynthia's Wisdom teachings...more content coming soon...

About Mary Magdalene

About Mary Magdalene

An introduction to Wisdom figure and 'apostle to the apostle' Mary Magdalene coming soon...

Wisdom: The Way of the Heart

Wisdom: The Way of the Heart

In the Wisdom teachings and the ancient sacred traditions, the heart has a very specific meaning...

Centering Prayer Introduction and Practice (video teaching by Cynthia)

Centering Prayer Introduction and Practice (video teaching by Cynthia)

Cynthia provides an introduction to Centering Prayer and leads a practice period for participants at the 2017 Festival of Faiths.

About Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

About Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

An introduction to the life and work of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.

The Holy Trinity and the Law of Three: Discovering the Radical Truth at the Heart of Christianity – by Cynthia Bourgeault

The Holy Trinity and the Law of Three: Discovering the Radical Truth at the Heart of Christianity – by Cynthia Bourgeault

Cynthia Bourgeault invites us to look at the formula and inherent power of the Trinity—as though we’re looking at it for the first time...

Introduction to the Desert Fathers and Mothers

Introduction to the Desert Fathers and Mothers

An introduction to the Wisdom of the Desert Fathers and Mothers coming soon...

Cynthia Bourgeault: Online eCourses

Cynthia Bourgeault: Online eCourses

A listing of online learning opportunities with Cynthia Bourgeault available here.

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...

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

Teilhardian Lessons and Carols

Teilhardian Lessons and Carols

Gabrielle (Brie) Stoner is working with Cynthia to re-write the traditional Lessons and Carols and giving them a 'Teilhardian' spin...

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

The Wisdom Jesus: Transforming Heart and Mind: A New Perspective on Christ and His Message – by Cynthia Bourgeault

The Wisdom Jesus: Transforming Heart and Mind: A New Perspective on Christ and His Message – by Cynthia Bourgeault

Cynthia provides a remarkable vision of Jesus as a teacher of the transformation of consciousness...

Teaching Teilhardian Hope in Hong Kong (blog by Marty Schmidt)

Teaching Teilhardian Hope in Hong Kong (blog by Marty Schmidt)

Wisdom community member Marty Schmidt expands upon Cynthia's series "Teilhard for Troubled Times" through the lens of his experience as a Humanities teacher...

Teachers of Wisdom Who Inform and Inspire Us

Teachers of Wisdom Who Inform and Inspire Us

Learn about some of the important Wisdom figures through the ages, and their teachings and practices of personal transformation...

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...

Diving into Beelzebub’s Tales (letter from Cynthia)

Diving into Beelzebub’s Tales (letter from Cynthia)

Cynthia provides her suggestions for embarking on a study of Beelzebub's Tales by G. I. Gurdjieff...

Introduction to Sacred Chanting (teaching by Cynthia)

Introduction to Sacred Chanting (teaching by Cynthia)

Cynthia introduces the importance of Sacred Chanting for contemplative worship and practice...