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Working together during the L'Arche retreat

L’Arche meets at Bonnevaux: Creating a new Charter of L’Arche

John Sargent, Charter Process Leader at L’Arche International, tells us about the plan of creating a new Charter of L’Arche, which was the theme of a recent meeting at Bonnevaux this January where members of the L’Arche community had the opportunity for listening and discernment. “The International Federation of L’Arche Communities is currently undergoing a […]

Elba together with Mary Katherine a resident at Bonnevaux

Elba Rodriguez: Bonnevaux is inspiring, challenging and worth the commitment

Elba is from Colombia and has been a meditator and a member of the WCCM community since 2016. Tell us a little bit about you, where you come from, what brought you to the world of meditation? I am Elba Rodríguez from Colombia. I was introduced to the world of contemplative prayer back in 2002. […]

Bonnevaux is looking for a temporary resident for an administrative mission

Abbaye de Bonnevaux : centre pour la paix, is looking for a temporary resident for an administrative mission (3 to 6 months) As part of the implementation of the spiritual center project and the organization of the community life there, we are looking for a meditator who would like to spend between 3 to 6 […]

A Conversation With Emma: I’ve valued the chance to just stop, breathe and be.

Emma, from Australia, was part of the Young Adults Retreat during the past summer. Tell us a little bit about you, where you come from, what brought you to the world of meditation? I’m Emma, born and raised in the land down under (Australia) and I love any chance to explore outside – especially by […]

A Conversation With Marcelo: Meditation is a Time Dedicated to Our True Self

Marcelo, from Brazil, was part of the Young Adults Retreat during the past summer. Tell us a little bit about you, where you come from, what brought you to the world of meditation? I’m Marcelo and I come from Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Since 2014 I regularly attend Jin Shin Jyutsu sessions (a Japanese ancient art […]