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Advent Quiet Day with Br. David Vryhof
December 4, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
What does Christmas tell us about God? What does it mean for God to take on human existence? What does Jesus’ life, teaching, and thinking reveal to us about God? Come hear Brother David Vryhof, a monk from the Society of Saint John the Evangelist (SSJE), talk about the Mystery of the Incarnation. Through reflection and prayer, Brother David will lead you on a spiritual journey that will sustain you throughout the seasons of Advent and Christmas.
This Advent Quiet Day will be held in a hybrid format. Our presenter will join us virtually. Participants are welcome to do the same, or attend in person at St. John’s Episcopal Church. Please “register” for one of the two options to help us plan seating and refreshments.
If you would like to join us via Zoom, please click the link here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86024959833?pwd=UmxzbjFkTDRMdHZwRG1Tck80UDlTZz09
Meeting ID: 860 2495 9833
About SSJE: The Brothers of the North American Congregation of Society of St. John the Evangelist live at the Monastery in Cambridge, Massachusetts, near Harvard Square, and also keep a rural retreat center, Emery House, in West Newbury, Massachusetts. The Brothers live under a Rule of Life and, at profession, make vows of poverty, celibacy and obedience.
This Advent Quiet Day is presented by The Front Porch: a Spiritual Life Center. The Front Porch welcomes people along all paths who seek to deepen their spiritual lives. We offer contemplative practices, events, and classes rooted in Christian spirituality.