Screening of Oneness & The Heart of the World – Two mystical traditions meeting
Thursday 11 April at 11am at Simon’s Town Museum
Running time: 90 minutes
Father Thomas Keating (Trappist monk) and Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee (Sufi mystic)
Recorded May 2008 in Boulder Colorado.
Please book with museum to avoid disappointment at 021 786 3046
It is the work of the mystics in our world to bring together the spiritual body of our planet, to make the connections between different orders and traditions. The Trappist monk Father Thomas Keating, and the Sufi master Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee, spent some time together exploring the Oneness which we as whole need to access in order for humanity to take the next step in evolution.
“The modern world lies under a pervasive sense of anguish, of being abandoned, or at least experiencing God as absent. Yet events that seem to turn our lives upside down and inside out are part of God’s redemptive plan, not only for us, but for the world in which we live. God may be preparing a great awakening for the world, if God can find enough people to cooperate in this mysterious plan.” — Father Thomas Keating
“A new light is awakening at the heart of the world, at the core of creation, which contains the potential for a whole new revelation of the divine and a new way of living in relation to the whole of life. We are needed now—not just to cultivate the divine light within ourselves—but to use our light to
Father Thomas Keating is a Trappist monk (Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance). He is leader of the Centering Prayer Movement and a founder of Contemplative Outreach, a worldwide network of individuals and small faith communities committed to renewing the contemplative dimension of the Gospel in everyday life. His many books include “Open Mind open Heart”, Intimacy with God” and “Invitation to Love”.
Llewellyn Vaughan-Lee is a Sufi mystic and lineage successor in the Naqshbandiyya-Mujaddidiyya Sufi Order. He is an extensive lecturer and author of several books about Sufism, mysticism,
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