Following the celebration of St. Brigid, known for her welcome to all, we will explore together what a hospitality of home and a hospitality of heart might like look in our own lives. We will reflect on Biblical hospitality and share out of our own experiences.
The gospels tell many stories of encounter – of people who were looking for Jesus and found him and those who found him when they weren’t looking. Whether by choice or by chance, these encounters held surprises – and no one came away from them unchanged. Together we will look at a few of these […]
Growing in knowledge of ourselves goes hand-in-hand with growing in knowledge of God. This retreat offers a well-tested and well-received tool for understanding our ‘motivational gift.’ What is it that motivates our personality, choices, and relationships with others? The teaching draws from a book of the same title and is based on Romans 12:1-8, verses […]
This retreat, suitable for all ages, is an opportunity to reflect on the Prodigal story afresh, inspired by writings of Henri Nouwen and rooted in experiential learning in the here-and-now. I have tried hard to follow the guidelines of the spiritual life . . . I have failed many times but always tried again, even […]
Finding God In Who You Are: An Exploration of Personality and Spirituality With the Help of the Myers Briggs Type Indicator – Part 2
Join in with the life of the house based on the monastic daily rhythm of prayer, work, study/reflection, solitude and community. No set programme or teaching provided, apart from an introduction on the first night. Just time to come and be yourself.
A time to explore and deepen some of the many ways The Beloved talks to us and can be found in all things. We will look at creative ways of tuning ourselves into God’s love song that resounds in our hearts, the melody beyond the melodies and the word beyond words, in silence and sharing, […]
A retreat exploring your dreams and vocation, centred around a genuine 1970’s VW camper Van! This retreat is an opportunity to explore the person God has made you to be and the dreams (or vocation) that he has placed in you. There will be time to acknowledge the ‘dreamsnatchers’ that frustrate our dreams. And the “Camper Van of Dreams” will provide […]
A led retreat which offers time and space to reflect on your own journey with Christ during this season of Lent.
Easter has always been a special time for the Community to gather. The Easter narrative draws us into Christ’s life, death & resurrection. He gives us ‐ individually and as a Community ‐ our identity, our life and our future. This is a time for all of us to explore our journey of faith and […]
A led retreat that explores embracing of a way of life that is open to finding God in all things and all things in God. We’ll draw on the wisdom of Celtic Spirituality to help us learn to see the simplest of daily tasks as a sacrament. We will explore aspects of contemplative life and […]