September Study Day 2017

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 in August

Individually Guided Retreat

Tymawr Convent
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 jane-booth@hotmail.co.uk 01635 30343 or
Susan Williams swil.monmouth@gmail.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