Sunday, March 26, 2017

Introduction to Centering Prayer

Introduction to Centering Prayer
Presented by
Nancy Stimac

In this workshop you will learn the method and principles of the contemplative Centering Prayer practice and have the opportunity to experience this ancient prayer practice of early Christians. The program will cover its history, psychology, and theology and includes prayer sessions along with time for Questions and Answers.

Nancy Stimac is a Centering Prayer facilitator and Commissioned Presenter for the Contemplative Outreach Organization.  

Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center
On Saturday, April 22, 2017
10 am-3 pm
$50 per person (includes lunch)

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Celebrating St. Charles Hospital's 110th Anniversary and Founding by Daughters of Wisdom

110 years ago, St. Charles Hospital, Port Jefferson, NY was founded when four Daughters of Wisdom committed themselves to caring for children with disabilities.  In this video is part of that story.  Watch the video here.

Learn more  about the Daughters of Wisdom and their ministries at and

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Interfaith Film Series

Wisdom House, a Litchfield interfaith retreat and conference center, supports the Connecticut Council for Interfaith Understanding and encourages attendance at these films and discussions at the Wadsworth Athenaeum in Hartford, CT.

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017

A Lenten Reflection Opportunity

A reproduction of the ancient Ethiopian Misereor Hunger Veil will be on display in Wisdom House Chapel this week. The public is invited to come and sit in quiet reflection in the presence of this work of art. The chapel will be open from 10AM-4PM. Please call in advance - (860) 567-3163.

Monday, March 6, 2017

Journeying to Easter

This book of Lenten reflections, written by Sr. Jo-Ann, Art and Spirituality Coordinator at Wisdom House, is available for $7.50 (includes postage and handling) from the center. Call 860-567-3163 or email