Dear Friend, Having spent decades teaching Zen and working in Socially Engaged Buddhism, I am now spending these early years of my ’70s giving workshops and serving in socially engaged projects around the world. Please support me in this work! Join Friends of Bernie! With love and gratitude, Bernie Participate in Bernie’s Vision and Inspiration for Socially Engaged Buddhism Throughout the World Join the Action Become a Friend of Bernie Please...
Our Vision Offerings of the Let All Eat Cafés Let All Eat Cafés are a unique model of community meals. The first Café was launched by the Zen Peacemakers in April of 2010 at our campus in Montague. We called this the Montague Farm Café. The Montague Farm Café filled a gap in the free community meals offered in our surrounding towns (where a staggering 30% of families experience food insecurity and 18% experience hunger) and offered a wonderful and...
November 10 – 14, 2014 Description Bernie Glassman and the Zen Peacemakers are returning for the 19th year to the old site of the concentration camps of Auschwitz-Birkenau, in Oświęcim, Poland, for a Bearing Witness Retreat in November 2014. Bernie Glassman began the annual Bearing Witness Retreats in 1996, with help from Eve Marko and Andrzej Krajewski. They have taken place annually every year since then. Much has been written about these annual...
Socially Engaged Buddhism around the worldZen Peacemakers is a virtual organization with a small board of directors , advisory board and staff organized around Bernie Glassman for supporting the vision and inspiration for Socially Engaged Buddhism throughout the world.
Having spent decades teaching Zen and working in Socially Engaged Buddhism, I am now spending these early years of my ’70s giving workshops and serving in socially engaged projects around the world. Please support me in this work!
Join Friends of Bernie!
With love and gratitude,
The Bearing Witness Blog compiles the latest news of the Zen Peacemakers Family involved in Socially Engaged Spirituality. It willl also keep you informed on Bernie’s Journey’s to the Field which bring him to different parts of the world touched by war, poverty and genocide including relevant articles from the fields he is going to. Also included are Bernie’s teachings and opinions. We warmly invite you to join the conversation. Roshis Wendy Egyoku Nakao and Pat Enkyo O’Hara are reviving the Zen Peacemaker Order and the news of this development will also be shared in this blog.