A Sacred Journey Towards Earth’s Wellbeing
Advancing the Celtic vision of John Philip and Ali Newell, listening for the heartbeat of the Sacred in all things.
John Philip Newell, the celebrated author of Listening for the Heartbeat of God: A Celtic Spirituality, is one of the most prominent Christian teachers of spirituality in the Western world.
Formerly Warden of Iona Abbey in the Western Isles of Scotland, he now divides his time between Edinburgh, where he does most of his writing, and travelling and teaching internationally. In 2015 he became the Distinguished Visiting Scholar of Spirituality at Iliff School of Theology in Denver where he offers a course every Spring.
John Philip Newell is the co-founder of Heartbeat: A Journey Towards Earth’s Wellbeing (www.heartbeatjourney.org) a scholarship-awarding foundation committed to enabling:
- the articulation of earth-honouring spirituality
- the pursuit of interfaith relationship
- the practice of contemplation and action
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