Sr. Joan Chittister, O.S.B.

Joan ChittisterSr. Joan D. Chittister, a Benedictine Sister of Erie, is a best-selling author and a well-known international lecturer. She is founder and executive director of Benetvision: A Resource and Research Center for Contemporary Spirituality, and past president of the Conference of American Benedictine Prioresses and the Leadership Conference of Women. Her many books include, Scarred by Struggle, Transformed by Hope and Called to Question: A Spiritual Memoir.


Center Recordings by this Speaker

For more recordings by Sr. Joan Chittister, visit our Summer Seminar page.

Mary MagdaleneWomen, Power & Religion

Lecture CD: $10
At the culmination of the three day Summer Seminar - Mysticism, Empowerment & Resistance, Sr. Joan Chittister gave a Friday evening lecture on women and their place in the world of religion and politics. According to Sr. Joan, “What the world needs now, respects now, demands now, understands now, is not poverty, chastity and obedience. It is generous justice, reckless love and limitless listening.”

Contents: Lecture - 2 CD's
order recording Date Recorded:June 17, 2005
Product Code: Lecture-JC001


MountainTheology, Ecology and Feminism: In Conjunction or in Conflict?

Lecture CD: $10

The Seven Mountains of the Spiritual Life & Spirituality and Culture

Workshop CD: $30
In the evening lecture presentation Sr. Joan Chittister challenges traditional Christian teachings on the stewardship of the earth and the role of women in the church. The Saturday workshop is a presentation on seven mountains from the Bible and their suggestion of different moments on the faith journey.

Contents: Lecture - 2 CD's, Workshop - 3 CD's
order recording Date Recorded: October 20 & 21, 2000
Product Code: Lecture-JC002; Workshop-JC003


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