ONE NIGHT ONLY: Ink & Honey Meet the Author

Sisterhood. Sacred Life Art. Sacrament. Service. Ink and Honey is the story of a sacred journey through the medieval French countryside with the sisters of Belle Cœur, a community of radically independent healers, visionaries, mystics and artisans who live by their wits and their prayers. Goscelin, the dedicated scribe, records her sisterhood’s stories, visions and prophecies in her community’s journal while surrounded by holy madness, suspicion and the imminent threat of

Traditional Prayer to Saint Brigid

Saint Brigid. You were a woman of peace. You brought harmony where there was conflict. You brought light to the darkness. You brought hope to the downcast. May the mantle of your peace cover those who are troubled and anxious, and may peace be firmly rooted in our hearts and in our world. Inspire us to act justly and to reverence all God has made. Brigid you were a voice for

Brigid’s Hearth Keeper Prayer

Brigid of the Mantle, encompass us, Lady of the Lambs, protect us, Keeper of the Hearth, kindle us. Beneath your mantle, gather us, And restore us to memory. Mothers of our mother, Foremothers strong. Guide our hands in yours, Remind us how to kindle the hearth. To keep it bright, to preserve the flame. Your hands upon ours, Our hands within yours, To kindle the light, Both day and night. The

“Ink & Honey” Women’s 6-Week Study Group

Sisterhood. Sacred Life Art. Sacrament. Service. Ink and Honey is the story of a sacred journey through the medieval French countryside with the sisters of Belle Cœur, a community of radically independent healers, visionaries, mystics and artisans who live by their wits and their prayers. Goscelin, the dedicated scribe, records her sisterhood’s stories, visions and prophecies in her community’s journal while surrounded by holy madness, suspicion and the imminent threat of

The Soul’s Journey

The Divine Comedy as Map for Healing, Health and Wholeness Sunday, February 28 Christ Church Cathedral, 10:00 am & 7:00 pm No charge

Through the Dark Woods: Dante in Art and Music

Saturday, February 27 at 7 pm Cullen Hall, St. Thomas University $35.00 A multi-media journey through Dante'sThe Divine Comedy, featuring eleven centuries of music and art, including Michelangelo, Botticelli, Dore, Rossetti , Gregorian plainchant, Medieval Cantigas, and gorgeous works by Schubert, Gounod, Ysaye and Arvo Part, performed by Julija Zibrat, violin and Kayleen Asbo, piano Audience members have raved: “There really aren’t words for what this offers, but I’ll try: pure passion”

Dark Nights of the Soul: Jung, Dante and the Red Book

Friday, February 26 at 7 pm The Jung Center $15 members/$20 general admission How can art help guide us through periods of difficulty and transformation? In the middle of death, disaster and despair, Dante created a map for his own inner transformation by penning The Divine Comedy. Seven hundred years later, Dante’s work served as inspiration for C. G. Jung’s own imaginal process of healing and revelation that ultimately became The Red Book.

Music to Light the Dark: Orpheus and Rilke

Thursday, February 25 at 7 pm Match Theater, Houston, Texas Kayleen Asbo, lecture and piano With Julija Zibrat, violin $35.00 The music of Bach, Gluck, Mozart, Philip Glass, Arvo Part, poetry of Rilke and art of Rodin In 1922, the great poet Rainer Maria Rilke arrived at a chateau in Switzerland in a state of profound depression and grief with a case of writer’s block so intense that it had lasted almost

Dr. Kayleen Asbo Returns to Houston

To Light the Darkness: An Artistic Residency in Houston, Texas February 25-28, 2016 Kayleen will be offering four days of  lectures, workshops and concerts in Houston on topics ranging from Dante to Hildegard of Bingen and Carl Jung with violinist Julija Zibrat Music to Light the Dark at MATCH, 2/25 at 7:00 pm, $35.00 Dark Nights of the Soul: Jung, Dante and the Red Book, 2/26, at the Jung Center at 7:00 pm The Path

ENTERING INTO THE NEW YEAR MINDFULLY

A Day’s Retreat/Reflection Participants have an opportunity to recoup from the holiday and frenzy and enter into the New Year more MINDFULLY.  Meditation, working with mandalas, exploring prayer with sacred and secular images, journaling, quiet time and sharing with others will help us walk into the new year with renewed energy. Sponsored by Brigid's Place and EventsChrist Church Cathedral Led by Kathleen Church, a licensed therapist and and workshop presenter in