Programs

Upcoming Retreats, Special Events, and Ongoing Events offered by The Sophia Institute in Charleston, South Carolina. 

Retreats

Presenting Faculty

A Spirituality for the 21st Century

Becoming Transformative Agents of Wholeness
Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Oct 24, 2014 to Oct 25, 2014

The modern age developed knowledge but at the expense of wisdom.  The result has been ecological disaster, destitution for the indigenous peoples everywhere, loneliness and a loss of meaning and shared values in our lives.  Religions have too oft

The Contemplative Alliance Presents: The Awakening Heart

Tapping Inner Wisdom to Protect and Care for the Earth's Community of Life
Event dates
Nov 7, 2014 to Nov 8, 2014

A program of the Contemplative Alliance in partnership with The Sophia Institute

Compassion

The Glue of Society, The Heart of The Soul
Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Nov 8, 2014
registration unavailable

Amidst the both natural and human-made tragedies in today’s world, Sister Joan presents a new look at the virtue of compassion. She looks at compassion through the perspectives of scientific and philosophic/religious traditions.

Presenting Faculty

Getting the Love You Want

Imago Relationship Therapy
Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Nov 15, 2014 to Nov 16, 2014

This renowned, intensive two-day workshop for couples, married or unmarried, provides the insights and methods needed to discover the joyous, and even spiritual potential that awaits us in a committed relationship.

Special Events

Presenting Faculty

Animal Wisdom

Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Nov 6, 2014
registration unavailable

This event is being rescheduled! Stay tuned.

The Contemplative Alliance Presents: The Awakening Heart

Tapping Inner Wisdom to Protect and Care for the Earth's Community of Life
Event dates
Nov 7, 2014 to Nov 8, 2014

A program of the Contemplative Alliance in partnership with The Sophia Institute

Compassion

The Glue of Society, The Heart of The Soul
Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Nov 8, 2014
registration unavailable

Amidst the both natural and human-made tragedies in today’s world, Sister Joan presents a new look at the virtue of compassion. She looks at compassion through the perspectives of scientific and philosophic/religious traditions.

Stir the Soul, Align with Your Heart.

Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Nov 21, 2014 to Nov 22, 2014

During this weekend workshop, Jessica invites you to investigate your inner and outer identity­­, and purpose—who are you and what is your unique offering for the benefit of your relationships with self, family, and work.