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Sat. Morning Meditation & Talk Live-Streamed Again Starting Oct. 30th

Sat. Morning Meditation & Talk Live-Streamed Again Starting Oct. 30th

Due Covid-19 and other concerns, we’re eliminating the potluck from our weekly Saturday morning community gathering at Saint Mark’s Cathedral Bloedel Hall. Instead of sharing a meal after meditation and a teaching, participants will have the chance to speak about practice and life over coffee and tea in Saint Mark’s garden or a socially-distanced indoor setting. We hope that these, and…

Clear Mountains’s Steward Organization Gains Non-Profit Status!

Clear Mountains’s Steward Organization Gains Non-Profit Status!

After several months of waiting, Clear Mountain’s steward organization, the CMM Exploratory Foundation, has been granted tax-exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit status by the IRS. As monastics and organizations composed of Sangha members cannot deal with money directly, monasteries frequently create “steward organizations” which manage and distribute…

Sat. Morning “Meditation & Potluck” Changed to “Meditation & Coffee Social” (no shared meal)

Sat. Morning “Meditation & Potluck” Changed to “Meditation & Coffee Social” (no shared meal)

Due Covid-19 and other concerns, we’re eliminating the potluck from our weekly Saturday morning community gathering at Saint Mark’s Cathedral Bloedel Hall. Instead of sharing a meal after meditation and a teaching, participants will have the chance to speak about practice and life over coffee and tea in Saint Mark’s garden or a socially-distanced indoor setting. We hope that these, and…