Friends General Conference

Nurturing faith and Quaker practice

Chanting From the Silence

Summary
Workshop Number: 
8
Leaders: 
Tony Martin, Kristin Fuhrmann Clark
Who may register?: 
Open to All (adult & high school)
Worship/Worship-Sharing: 
25%
Lecture: 
5%
Discussion: 
5%
Experiential Activities: 
65%
part time-attenders welcome (can come any day; some might only attend Thursday or Friday)
half gathering attenders welcome
First half (Monday-Wednesday)
Second half (Wednesday/Thursday-Friday)

Simple melodies and simple words sung over and over can become extraordinarily powerful, especially when each chant emerges from and returns to deep silence. Enter into and become part of a sacred river of sound and silence, trusting that its current will take you where you need to go.