"The Water of Life" sculpture in Chester Cathedral cloister
"The Water of Life" sculpture in Chester Cathedral cloister

The Water of Life

Saturday, March 30

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

McCabe Renewal Center

“They both listened silently to the water, which to them was not just water, but the voice of life, the voice of Being, the voice of perpetual Becoming.”  Hermann Hess, Siddhartha

Indeed, water is not just water. Besides being necessary for our survival, water has always played an important part of in all the world’s religious and spiritual traditions, as well as in myths and fairy tales. Come and experience water as “the voice of life, the voice of Being, the voice of perpetual Becoming through the sacred scriptures, fairy tales, Jungian archetypal psychology and through experiential activities such as journaling and ritual.

Facilitator: Rev. Fr. Yanchy Lacska, Ph.D. is an Orthodox Catholic priest, an Interfaith minister, and a pastoral counselor, who integrates Jungian psychology, spirituality, and qigong in his work. He has been facilitating retreats at the McCabe since 2004 and presents internationally.

$85 (includes lunch)