Easter Retreat 2019 with Stephanie Dowrick

Easter Retreat 2019 with Stephanie Dowrick

In 2019, Rev Dr Stephanie Dowrick will be offering the Easter Retreat 2019 – April 18-22 – with a most wonderful theme: Contemplation and Creativity. Stephanie writes, “Teaching at MANA is one of the highlights of my life – and has been for nearly 20 years. These images show you how beautiful Mana is – […]

“Interfaith in Sydney” gatherings every 3rd Sunday

“Interfaith in Sydney” gatherings every 3rd Sunday

  When we contribute actively and consciously to world peace, we also offer ourselves a most beautiful gift: greater inner peace and spiritual nourishment. Would be so wonderful if you could start the year as part of the world wide effort to make ours a more peaceful, accepting world. These beautiful, explicitly inclusive gatherings from […]

Sacred music concert, Sydney, 8 September, with Kim Cunio, Stephanie Dowrick & 7 performers (Pitt Street Uniting)

Sacred music concert, Sydney, 8 September, with Kim Cunio, Stephanie Dowrick & 7 performers (Pitt Street Uniting)

Are you ready to be inspired through music, words that are truly sacred, joyous, and profoundly uplifting? Saturday, 8 September, at 7pm for 7.30 start, Pitt Street (264) Uniting Church, Sydney 2000  Dr Kim Cunio and Reverend Dr Stephanie Dowrick, pioneers in 2006 of “Interfaith in Sydney” present their ONLY public concert of the year. […]

Stephanie Dowrick Spring Retreat, 4-10 October 2018

Stephanie Dowrick Spring Retreat, 4-10 October 2018

Welcome to the 2018 Spring Retreat with Reverend Dr Stephanie Dowrick, Mana Retreat Centre, 4-10 October, 2018.  This year’s theme: “Courage, Beauty & Self-Forgiveness” Full details are available via this link to the REGISTRATION PAGE at Mana Retreat Centre, near Coromandel, New Zealand. Shuttles from Auckland Airport, making the travel to Mana both easy and […]

Stephanie Dowrick: Retreat at Easter 2018

Stephanie Dowrick: Retreat at Easter 2018

Our world is in great need of care and compassion…and so are we. Embodied Self-Compassion makes the ideals of compassion – empathy, respect, care – newly meaningful: healing our relationships with the physical and social worlds we daily inhabit – and with ourselves. Embodied Self-Compassion with Dr Stephanie Dowrick and Joyce Kornblatt, Easter 2018 The […]

Stephanie Dowrick: Australia’s choice to “arm” the arms industries

Stephanie Dowrick: Australia’s choice to “arm” the arms industries

http://www.smh.com.au/comment/secret-mens-business-of-the-arms-industry-needs-exposure-20180202-h0spx3.html When governments make decisions that may offend or appall many of us, or that seem to be utterly against the public good, we can only assume they are relying upon our short attention span, or perhaps feelings of helplessness: “What difference can I make?” Well, we can do a great deal. Not least, we […]

Universal Heart Newsletter from Stephanie Dowrick

Universal Heart Newsletter from Stephanie Dowrick

Dear Universal Heart Networkers *Sustaining hope    *CDs available (plus books & audio)   *Easter Retreat 2018 I very much hope this newsletter finds you well – if somewhat weary from a year that seems to have been difficult for many. I have been asked a great deal in recent weeks about sustaining hope. There’s no […]

“God as an experience”  A Stephanie Dowrick talk

“God as an experience” A Stephanie Dowrick talk

  A Mana Retreat Centre talk given by Reverend Dr Stephanie Dowrick from an inclusive, interspiritual perspective. Please know that this is just one of a series of talks that day, given with spontaneity and heart, and recorded informally on an iPhone. Stephanie was responding to a question about the nature of God. We hope […]

Interfaith services and events

Interfaith services and events

Please note that from September 2017, Stephanie Dowrick NO LONGER leads the monthly services at Pitt Street. With Kim Cunio and Heather Lee, she continues to offer sacred events. These are promoted both on her own website and also via her public Facebook page. What would it take to live appreciatively, safely and peacefully? Inspired by […]

A letter to Prime Minister Ardern

A letter to Prime Minister Ardern

Dear Prime Minister Ardern Those of us here in Australia who are supporting asylum seekers – and there are many, many of us – are extremely grateful that you are keeping up awareness of the humanitarian plight of those who sought asylum in Australia and have been held in prison-like situations of extreme isolation for four […]