Christian-Buddhist Retreat Saturday
Christian-Buddhist Retreat SaturdayÂ October 31st at Providence Zen Center with Kevin Jiun Hunt and Terry Cronin JDPSN!
Christians and Buddhists can use very similar techniques of contemplative prayer and meditation to help make their spiritual teachings a living part of daily existence. This retreat emphasizes sitting and walking meditation, including talks and discussion. Beginners are welcome. No prior experience necessary.
The retreat runs from 9:00am to 3:30pm and includes a vegetarian lunch.
Registration 8:00am and orientation at 8:30am.
Kevin Jiun Hunt, OCSO, Sensei was certified as teacher of zen in 2005 by Roshi Robert Jinsen Kennedy, student of Bernard Tetsugen Glassman and Maezumi Roshi (White Plum Sangha)Fr. Kevin Hunt, O.C.S.O.,Â has been a Trappist Monk at Spencer Abbey for over fifty years. In 2004, after thirty years of Zen meditation and training, he was installed as a Zen sensei (teacher), making him the first North American Trappist to be both Catholic monk and authorized Zen instructor.
Terry Cronin, JDPSNÂ started practicing Zen and Christian contemplation in 1980 while a Â student at Yale Divinity School. Since 1986, he has trained in theÂ Kwan Um School of Zen. He Â is Â Guiding teacher at the Northern Light Zen Center in Topsham, Maine, and received inka Â from Â Zen Master Soeng Hyangin April 2014. For the past 21 years he has worked in a variety Â of roles Â for hospice programs, currently serving as a hospice chaplain. He and his wife live in Â Maine and Â have one adult son.
Prices: non-members $65, members $45, Dharma Teachers and DTIT $35
For more information 401.658.1464Â firstname.lastname@example.org
To register for your retreat onlineÂ â€“ fill out theÂ retreat registration form.