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October 13, 2020 Dear Members and Friends, Not only in this country, but world-wide, so much is happening with great intensity and it is a lot to absorb as every experience is layered with complexity. There is a kind of static in the air that brings lightning where it normally does not happen in the…

Annual Report for 2019 now online

The ASA annual report for 2019 is available now for viewing in a browser, and in PDF format to download and print.

The First Ever Online Art Dispersal

At our fall online conference there will be an online “art dispersal” event to get art into people’s homes.

The Challenges & Spiritual Gifts of Aging – Webinar

May 24, 2019

Our new June-July webinar series is available now recorded in the store—The Challenges and Spiritual Gifts of Aging with Dr. David Gershan, Dr. Renee Meyer, and Dr. Pat Hart. Visit the store to get the recording of this important webinar…

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From the General Secretary: from Goetheanum spring meetings

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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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: “the spirit world – a true commons”

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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The Character of Capitalism, Capital, & Money

February 15, 2019

from being human spring issue 2019 by John Bloom Given how enmeshed politics have become with our economic and cultural life, I probably ought not to be surprised that capitalism, or what it has come to represent, is frequently disparaged as…

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Traute Page & the White Rose

February 15, 2019

from being human spring issue 2019 This article include a book review, a reminder of the resistance group “The White Rose,” and appreciations of Traute Lafrenz Page, MD, at her 100th birthday. Dr. Page was a General Secretary of the Anthroposophical…

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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: “what is happening to language & speaking”

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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