Events

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House Closed

22nd Apr - 28th Apr 2019, Nether Springs

Nether Springs is closed following the Easter workshop.

A Time for Everything

29th Apr - 2nd May 2019, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £180

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.

Embodied Holiness

6th May - 9th May 2019, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £180

There comes a point when we can have a good look at our bodies and say, “Here I am.  This is the body-like-no-other that my life has shaped.  I live here.  This is my soul’s address”, advocates Barbara Brown Taylor. Many of us struggle with wearing our own skin, but what we can miss, in […]

Contemplative Awareness

10th May - 12th May 2019, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £120

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 […]

Seeking God for Yourself

13th May - 16th May 2019, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £180

No one else can build a relationship for us. If we want to get to know someone, then we have to spend time together, listen to each other and share at least part of our lives with them. The same is true if we want to build a relationship with God.  There is no substitute […]

Community Introduction

17th May - 19th May 2019, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £120

An introductory retreat outlining the history, vocation and novitiate process of the Northumbria Community. An essential retreat for all who want to explore their relationship with the Community. Please note: Participation in the first evening session is essential.

Being Who You Are: An Individually-Guided Retreat

20th May - 23rd May 2019, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £180

Spiritual formation is cooperating with the inner work of transformation the Spirit of God is seeking to accomplish in you. The Spirit’s purpose is not to turn you into a different person, but to make you into the best ‘you’ that you can be. An opportunity to explore, with the support of your retreat guide […]

House Closed

24th May - 26th May 2019, Nether Springs

Nether Springs is closed for three days every month as part of the resident community’s commitment to a rhythm of life.

A Time for Everything

27th May - 30th May 2019, Nether Springs
Suggested donation: £180

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.