Saturday Retreats

Our day retreats are typically offered on Saturdays. They often begin at 10.00am with time for tea and coffee before the formal start of the retreat at 10:30.  Most retreats will conclude at 4.00pm.

Usually we will provide tea and coffee but we do ask participants to bring a packed lunch.

See the calendar of events below for details of individual retreats.

If you have any questions about the programme then please complete the form and we shall get back to you.

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Upcoming sessions

Nov
30
Sat
2019
Retreat: The Cave, the Blackbird and the Monster
Nov 30 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Retreat: The Cave, the Blackbird and the Monster @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

The Cave, the Blackbird and the Monster

A journey with the Christian hermit, Saint Kevin.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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Dec
14
Sat
2019
Retreat: Advent
Dec 14 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Retreat: Advent @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

A day to take time out and reflect on Advent.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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Jan
25
Sat
2020
Retreat: Incarnation
Jan 25 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Retreat: Incarnation @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

The Wisdom of the Body and an Artist’s Seeing.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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Feb
29
Sat
2020
Retreat: Desert Prayer
Feb 29 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Retreat: Desert Prayer @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

A day exploring the spirituality of the Desert Fathers.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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Mar
28
Sat
2020
A Lenten Retreat
Mar 28 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
A Lenten Retreat @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

A day focussed on the season of Lent.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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Apr
25
Sat
2020
Retreat: Feeding of the 5000
Apr 25 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Retreat: Feeding of the 5000 @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

From a boat, to the shore of a lonely place… healing, the hungry are fed and the fragments are gathered.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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May
30
Sat
2020
Retreat: Pentecost
May 30 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Retreat: Pentecost @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

The divine fire and the call to go forth into a life based on freedom and hope.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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Jun
27
Sat
2020
Retreat: The Story of a Soul
Jun 27 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Retreat: The Story of a Soul @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

St Therese’s wisdom testifying to the deep reality of a life lived in the profound love of God.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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Jul
25
Sat
2020
Retreat: The Healing Of The Blind Man (John 9:1-41)|
Jul 25 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Retreat: The Healing Of The Blind Man (John 9:1-41)| @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

Light, darkness and listening to the voice of Christ.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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Aug
29
Sat
2020
Retreat: The Woman who Anointed Jesus… and more.
Aug 29 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Retreat: The Woman who Anointed Jesus... and more. @ Xaverian Mission Spirituality Centre

Today we will consider ‘The Woman Who Anointed Jesus’, ‘The Stories of The Handless Maiden’ and ‘The Selkie’.

We will explore the wisdom which speaks to reclaiming the lost self and heroic journeying.

Coffee from 10am.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Booking not required, but knowing numbers would be helpful regarding photocopying etc. so feel free to message Donna using this form.

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