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Everyday Mysticism: The Life & Legacy of Brother David Steindl-Rast

July 25, 2016
The Cowell Theatre San Francisco, CA

Celebrate Br. David’s 90th birthday.

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Note: This is not a Greater Good Science Center event.
This three-part event from 3 – 9 pm on Monday, July 25, will feature:
an afternoon dialogue on everyday mysticism with Br. David and some of his “next generation” friends; a reception and book-signing, with books for sale; an evening of honoring, with video tribute, narrated A/V biography, poetry, and many blessings.

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