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January 2020 Dear Members and Friends, Welcome to the new year, new decade, and what the future will certainly ask of us—awakening and deepening community. It is highly significant and worth celebrating that nearly 900 people participated in the Society’s Holy Nights online program in closing out 2019 and ushering in 2020. Whether you participated…

May Human Beings Hear It!

ASA Online Holy Nights Gatherings Starting 12/24 …What is it really that we should write in our hearts — the feeling that we may have on this Christmas night? In this Christmas night there should pour into our hearts the fundamental human feeling of love… Thoughts on Christmas Eve, Rudolf Steiner, December 24, 1912. Click here…

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December 2019 Dear Members and Friends,  The fall has been a very full, a time of harvest and harmony, a time of protest and celebration, and a time of reconsidering our history. The Society’s October gathering in Atlanta, Georgia, Facing Each Other, opened by bringing together the images of Rudolf Steiner, Marjorie Spock, and Martin Luther King,…

From the General Secretary

May 3, 2019

May 3, 2019A Brief Report from the Spring Meetings at the Goetheanum Dear Members and Friends,Spring greetings. As I did last year, I am writing this brief report following the spring meetings at the Goetheanum in Dornach, Switzerland. Most public…

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The “Calendar of the Soul”

April 21, 2019

In 1912 Rudolf Steiner provided a “calendar of the soul,” weekly verses that express how the changing seasons in the natural world and in our own inner lives are helping our consciousness evolve. [View and download here a guide by…

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Phases of Life webinar: The Human Being Between Earth & Cosmos

April 19, 2019

A biography and social art webinar with Patti Smith and Chris Burke “The human life unfolds gradually over time, moving through a series of phases. While all of us carry these archetypes within us, we each experience and express them in…

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The Story in Our Stars for 2019

February 21, 2019

Look ahead at the year in the stars with Mary Stewart Adams, Star Lore Historian. The Story in Our Stars for 2019 – now available recorded in the store! Recorded: Wednesday, March 6 from 7:30-8:30 pm Eastern Where: Available in our…

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From the General Secretary

February 16, 2019

From the General Secretary February 2019 Walls, great and small, are a sensitive topic these days, and even more meaningful are the boundaries that walls make visible. Physical boundaries separate us: rivers, mountains, or coastlines, and each one of us…

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New Sacred Gateway Webinars – II

January 23, 2019

Available March 4, recorded in the store! $40 Suggested Donation  The Sacred Gateway Conference: Conscious Living, Conscious Dying, and the Journey Beyond took place April 26, 27, 28 in Ghent, NY.  To add to the experience, if you attended, or participate…

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The Sacred Gateway: Conscious Living, Conscious Dying, and the Journey Beyond: Creating Death Caring Communities

January 17, 2019

Are we not all woven like bright blossoms With strands of light into one flowering wreath – Those of us who breathe the breath of heaven And those who breathe the naked air beneath. So like one unfading cosmic garland,…

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Compass Rose Webinar – Stars, Celestial Events

January 5, 2019

Mary Stewart Adams, star lore historian, and her sister artist Patricia DeLisa joined friends online, on Wednesday, January 16 to create a compass rose, and share the celestial highlights of the new year. This webinar and additional resources are now available recorded. $15…

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From the General Secretary

December 10, 2018

From the General Secretary December 2018 We shape the world by how we speak; the world shapes us by what we say. These days I find myself wondering what is happening to language and speaking. Reductivist twittering, hacked thoughts, words…

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Inner Advent / Holiday Open Mic

December 5, 2018

What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action. -Meister Eckhart As the days grow shorter and the light wanes, we find a longing to reflect and understand the meaning and significance of the…

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New Orleans conference: report and keynotes online

November 24, 2018

Our 2018 national conference in New Orleans got great reviews. We’re happy to share an extensive report with many photos and observations, in two versions to be sure it’s easy for you to read. Two versions for viewing: Viewing on…

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Strengthening Foundations of Inner Work and Meditation

October 1, 2018

Our latest webinar series is now available recorded in the store. This three part series with Lisa Romero was recorded Wednesdays, August 29, September 12, and September 26 at 7:30pm Eastern. Lisa writes, Together we will explore the inner work,…

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