Hildegard | May 18
A Dámh Imeall exploration of the wisdom, the eccentricities, the legacy of the 12th century Benedictine Abbess.
Live 1-Day Course, 2 hours, Monday May 18
8am PST, 11am EST, 4pm Ireland
“A Feather on the Breath of God”
Your Crucial Voice of Feminine Leadership
- Hildegard Von Bingen
Nóirín has loved this visionary, ecologist, cosmologist, apothecary, artist, musician, teacher, and preacher since 1984 (the year that Mícheál was born!).
There is so much healing and power to be gleaned from this one woman’s supreme love of God and all creation.
A remarkable leader from any age, she is author of nine books on plants, fish, birds and animals, biographies of saints and two books on natural history and medicine, seventy-seven spiritual songs and three books of apocalyptic, prophetic and symbolic visions: we are in for a spiritual banquet of several courses to satisfy our spiritual curiosity.
Nóirín has performed at Hildegardian festivals in Europe, recorded her chant on several recordings, played the lead role, Anima, in her morality play and has written a very personal chapter about her relationship to her as feminist and composer.
Let her extraordinary genius inspire your imagination to become a feather on the breath of God, a new voice of leadership for new time.
Here is the entire quotation where she defines her God.
They speak of a God who thunders, but I have met a God who soars and floats and ripples in the moist air. And again I know I am
- Who is Hildegard, and who are you?
- Experience the power of the chant that she composed, being one of the first recognized composers in the history of Western Music
- Let her inspire your own story, male and female, in our world now