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On This Journey We Call Our Life

December 6, 2002 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Friday Talk:

In his memoir Jung writes, “The meaning of my existence is that life has addressed a question to me…or conversely, I myself am a question.” The depth of meaning which we find along the way is in large measure a matter of which questions we are living, consciously or unconsciously. In this presentation we will consider the character of those questions which, more consciously engaged, add to the richness of the journey and enlarge the individual. Among the questions addressed this weekend, the one we focus on this evening is, “By what spiritual points of reference do I live my life?”

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James Hollis, Ph. D., is a Zurich-trained Jungian analyst practicing in Washington, D. C., and author of 16 books, the latest being Living an Examined Life and Living Between Worlds: Finding Personal Resilience in Changing Times. Dr. Hollis is former executive director of the Jung Education Center of Houston, professor of Jungian Studies at Saybrook University, and vice president emeritus of the Philemon Foundation. His books include The Eden Project: In Search of the Magical Other,   Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life, The Middle Passage: From Misery to Meaning in Midlife,  Hauntings: Dispelling the Ghosts who Run our Lives, and What Matters Most.

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Details

Date:
December 7, 2002
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Continuing Education Credit (CEU) is NOT available for this event.

Venue

First United Methodist Church, Fireside Room
1838 SW Jefferson Street
Portland, United States
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Ample free parking in both church lots.