Father Thomas Keating 

His InterSpiritual Legacy and a Vision for the Future

Aspen Chapel, July 13-14, 2019
Brought to you by: Aspen Chapel, Northeast Wisdom
Spiritual Paths Foundation

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Video Guide

Saturday, July 13



Sessions 1-3
Videos of the meditation and discussions among invited resource experts who were close colleagues and students of Thomas Keating.  Panelists and discussants for the public program were chosen.
Session 1. “Thomas Keating’s Ascent into Unity Consciousness”
Session 2. “Holding the Post in a Polarized World”
Session 3. “The Future of Thomas Keating’s InterSpiritual Vision”


Session 4. “Thomas Keating’s Ascent into Unity Consciousness”
Chanting led by Tibetan Buddhist Monks 
Welcome by The Rev. Cynthia Bourgeault, Dr. Ed Bastian and Heather Vesey
Panel: “Thomas Keating’s Ascent into Unity Consciousness” (1:04)
Moderator: The Rev. Cynthia Bourgeault
Panelists: Dr. Will Keepin, Swami Atmarupananda, Rev. Justin Lanier
Session 5. “Holding the Post in a Polarized World”
Chant by Kabir and Camille Helminski
InterSpiritual Meditation by Ed Bastian
Panel: “Holding the Post in a Polarized World” (1:04)
Moderator: Shaikh Kabir Helminski
Panelists: Ted Jones, David Frenette, Phileena Heuertz, Brie Stoner,


Session 6. “The InterSpiritual Zikr
“The InterSpiritual Zikr: Chants from Multiple Spiritual Traditions and Circling Together” led by Kabir and Camille Helminski with accompaniment by Linda Minke and Victor Huls.

Sunday, July 14


Session 7. Sunday InterSpiritual Service
Rev. Nicholas Vesey, Kabir & Camille Helminski, Rev. Cynthia Bourgeault, Swami Atmarupananda, Scott McCracken, Brie Stoner, Phileena Heuertz, Rory McEntee, Matthew Wright, Ellen Stapenhorst, Ed Bastian, Steve Finch and Irene Gubrud.
Session 8. “The Future of Thomas Keating’s InterSpiritual Vision”
Moderator: Mathew Wright
Panel: Brie Stoner, Kurt Johnson, Rory McEntee, Ed Bastian
Concluding Meditation
(Journey to St Benedict’s Monastery)

Program Resource People and Panelists

 Swami Atmarupananda
Ed Bastian
Cynthia Bourgeault
Cynthia Brix
David Frenette
Kabir Helminski
Camille Helminski
Phileena Heuertz
Ted Jones
Kurt Johnson
Will Keepin
Eric Keeney
Roger Laborde
Justin Lanier
Drepung Loseling Monks
Rory McEntee
Rami Shapiro
Rollie Stanich
Brie Stoner
Lama Surya Das
Ulco Visser
Alex Warden
Mathew Wright

Staff and Volunteers

 Barbara Bloemsma
Kathy Corcoran
Heather Vesey
Heather Macdonald
Nicholas Vesey
St. Benedict’s Monastery

We are Deeply Grateful to the Following Donors

 William and Ellen Hunt
Laurel and John Catto
Carolyn and Nick Coles
Chad and Marissa Cascarilla
Northeast Wisdom
Spiritual Paths Foundation
Aspen Chapel