Bernie Glassman, 1939 – 2018

There are many things I still don’t know. The third tenet of the Zen Peacemaker Order is healing ourselves and others. But often I think that what’s really happening is more basic than that. When we don’t know—when we let go and sit with shock, pain, and loss, with no answers, solutions, or ideas, with…

Welcome to the Peacemaker Circles

  Welcome to the new website for the Peacemaker Circles International, a network of circles and interfaith friendships within the Zen Peacemakers family. Peacemaker Circles were created 16 years ago by the late Bernie Glassman (1939 – 2018), a great Zen teacher, social entrepreneur and activist. Bernie had a vision of grassroots circles of spiritual…