Group and 1-1 Events
For all faiths or none
Marie-Elsa leads group courses on a variety of spiritual subjects. These courses can be as short as a single afternoon, a series of sessions, or week-long retreats, and can be virtual or in-person.
Various dates available
Jacob’s ladder describes four worlds with a dynamic of opposites and principles that interact with the flow of life. Surrounded by ancient woodland and a natural spring, we will draw from the Cordovero-Halevi line of Kabbalah to contemplate the four worlds and explore teachings on subjects such as creation, the soul and the spirit.
A six week course starting 6 June about Moses ben Jacob Cordovero.
Introduction to Kabbalah I
A three week course introducing the structure and dynamics of Jacobs Ladder. This course is currently full and closed to new registrations.
Spirituality & Creative Writing
Three week course exploring the flow of creative writing. This course is currently full and closed to new registrations.
St Theresa of Avilla & Moses Cordovero
Ignation Spiritual Direction
The Eucharist I
4 week course exploring the theology and ritual of the Eucharist.
Sacred Anatomy I
4 week course exploring the self, soul, collective and Spirit.
Leap in the Dark
A series of talks by Dr Margaret Barker looking at First Temple (957-586 BC ) Theology. Each talk will be followed by a discussion with Marie-Elsa Bragg.
Anatomy of the Soul with the Fintry Trust
Three sessions exploring the soul.
(6-7:15 pm – 19 July, 26 July, 2 August)
Ways With Words at Dartington Literary Festival
Spirituality and creative writing course.
9th July 10am-12pm and 10th July 2-4pm
The Eucharist Collection
Sacred Anatomy Collection
Devotional Creativity Collection
Introduction to Kabbalah Collection
Art and spiritual contemplation will be explored as a group and also with 1-1 sessions.
These courses are for those who would like to explore their writing alongside a creative spiritual practice.
These meditations are with the recent conference on the divine feminine in mind and planned for the full moon.
This will be a closed creative writing group on zoom where we will explore imagination drawing on the work of writers and thinkers such as Jung, Wolf, Hughes, Plath and the monastic tradition of creative contemplation. It is free for any who wish to explore in these...
This is a short course in creative writing for those who would like to explore imagination, active imagination and the stream of conscious in writing. Together, we will look at different types of creativity, try ways we may have not yet explored and possibly begin to...
This is a 4 week creative writing course on zoom that explores creativity, imagination and the heart. During the Corona crisis, it is free for all but invites commitment.