ORBIS Author Jim Forest: Pilgrimage as a Way of Life

JIM FOREST will be speaking on “Pilgrimage as a Way of Life” on May 9th  at Our Lady of Fatima Byzantine Catholic Church(101 20th Avenue, San Francisco) from 3 – 5PM. 

Jim is the author of numerous books and contributes to many publications. He serves as International Secretary of the Orthodox Peace Fellowship and is editor of the journal, In Communion.  Having known and worked closely with Dorothy Day in the early Catholic Worker movement, Jim has been active in the non-violent struggle for peace and justice for many years. He is a leading authority on Thomas Merton, and has written extensively on contemplative prayer and Orthodox spirituality. Jim is an ecumenical figure and is well-known in Catholic and Orthodox communities. See his blog On Pilgrimage at  http://jimandnancyonpilgrimage.blogspot.com/

Jim's ORBIS books can be found online at the Maryknoll Mall  and we have a few titles for sale or to lend at our Regional Mission Center.