An Evening with Shane Claiborne

Shane ClaiborneIn celebration of 25 years, KAIROS: School of Spiritual Formation will host an evening presentation with Shane Claiborne, internationally known speaker and author on

Friday, February 24th from 7:00 – 9:00

at Calvary Church, 1051 Landis Valley Road, Lancaster, PA  17601.

Shane will offer inspiration on how contemplative spiritual practice can deepen the movement of love, justice, mercy and compassion in our world.

  • Advanced Online Registration: $20/person
  • Tickets at the door: $25/person
  • Partner with KAIROS:  $100 –  This price includes two event admissions and a copy of the Kairos On the Journey book ($35 is tax deductible).
  • Group Rates: Call (717-669-2957) or email ( for pricing and availability.

Shane writes and travels extensively speaking about peacemaking, social justice, and Jesus. Shane Claiborne is a key figure of the register-now-buttonNew Monasticism movement, which encourages a life of simplicity, nonviolence, community, and prayer. In 1998, along with fellow passionate friends he co-founded  The Simple Way, a faith community in inner city Philadelphia that has helped birth and connect radical faith communities around the world.

Shane Claiborne graduated from Eastern University and did graduate work at Princeton Seminary. In 2010, he received an Honorary Doctorate from Eastern. His adventures have taken him from the streets of Calcutta where he worked with Mother Teresa to the wealthy suburbs of Chicago where he served at the influential mega-church Willow Creek. As a peacemaker, his journeys have taken him to some of the most troubled regions of the world – from Rwanda to the West Bank – and he’s been on peace delegations in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Shane’s books include Jesus for President, Red Letter Revolution, Common Prayer, Follow Me to Freedom, Jesus, Bombs and Ice Cream, Becoming the Answer to Our Prayers – and his classic The Irresistible Revolution. He has been featured in a number of films including “Another World Is Possible” and “Ordinary Radicals.” His books are translated into more than a dozen languages. Shane speaks over 100 times a year, nationally and internationally.

His work has appeared in Esquire, SPIN, Christianity Today, and The Wall Street Journal, and he has been on everything from Fox News and Al Jazeera to CNN and NPR. He’s given academic lectures at Harvard, Princeton, Brown, Liberty, Duke, and Notre Dame. Shane speaks regularly at denominational gatherings, festivals, and conferences around the globe.

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