WISDOM OF THE DESERT FATHERS AND MOTHERS
The 2017 Study Day will be held on Saturday 16th September, starting at 10.00 a.m. for coffee.
A day to discover more about the context, living conditions and approach to prayer of some of these fascinating men and women, who continue to inspire us by their sayings and stories.
Led by Michael Woodward, publisher, founder of Three Peaks Press, specialising in spirituality and poetry; poet, writer, photographer, leader of retreats (on Thomas Merton, Bede Griffiths, Augustine Baker, Benedictine spirituality, Desert fathers and mothers, Lectio, Divina, Old Testament themes etc).
Individually Guided Retreat
Lydart, Monmouth, Gwent NP25 4RN
16th to 23rd August 2017
Spend time in silence to engage more deeply with your spiritual journey, meeting with a guide once a day.
Suggested donation of £310
(Deposit of £50 with application)
For more information and application form email or phone
Jane Booth firstname.lastname@example.org 01635 30343 or
Susan Williams email@example.com 01600 713573
Places are limited – closing date for applications 30th June.
TIMES OF HOLY WEEK CEREMONIES 2017
For further information contact us, preferably by email.
9th April PALM SUNDAY
12.00 Procession of Palms and Eucharist.
If you wish to come for any of the following ceremonies please contact the Convent not later than Wednesday in Holy Week.
13th April MAUNDY THURSDAY
5.30 pm Eucharist with foot washing and Procession of the Sacrament.
Watch begins after the Eucharist until Midnight in Chapel.
14th April GOOD FRIDAY
12.00 Sext followed by silent prayer until 1.45 p.m: None
2.0 pm Liturgy of the Cross
15th April HOLY SATURDAY
8.30 pm Easter Vigil
16th April EASTER DAY
10.00 am Eucharist
1st March to 11th April 2017
at Hereford Cathedral
An exhibition of oil pastel paintings by Novice Katharine SSC
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Monday to Sunday 9.15 – 5.30 pm