Speaker: Brent Bill

Brent Bill is a minister, photographer, retreat leader, author, and Quaker—albeit one who concedes he’s not always good at being a good Quaker. He is the author of more than two dozen books, among them Awaken Your Senses, Holy Silence: The Gift of Quaker Spirituality, Mind the Light: Learning to See with Spiritual Eyes, and Sacred Compass: The Path of Spiritual Discernment.

Turned Outside In: Spiritual Silence for Saints and the Rest of Us

Too often we think that silence is a spiritual practice meant for those living in cloisters or those of us who go on the occasional silent retreat. But, as English Quaker William Littleboy reminds us, “God is above all the God of the normal. In … read more.