Retreats with Religious Congregations
Come and See Vocations Weekend
The Monastery Guest Quarters of Buckfast Abbey will be hosting a monastic retreat for men discerning their vocation. This will be a guided retreat with a short programme of talks.
Friday 24th – Monday 27th November 2017
Location: Buckfast Abbey, Buckfastleigh, Devon TQ11 0EE
Contact: The monastery guest master at firstname.lastname@example.org
Weekend for women aged 18-35 considering a call to religious life; opportunities to pray, reflect and discern.
Saturday 25th – Sunday 26th November 2017
Location: Milleret House, 23 Kensington Square, London W8 5HN
For more information and application form: http://assumptionreligious.org/join-us/vocation-events.html
Contact: Sr Clare at email@example.com
Come and See with the Presentation Sisters
An afternoon/evening of reflection on discerning God’s call. An opportunity to find out about the Presentation Sisters and their way of life. For single women aged between 18-40. Sisters will talk about their calling and the joy it brings to them. Opportunity to meet Sisters, to ask questions and to learn about prayer. If you would like to attend please contact Sr Catherine.
Sunday 26th November 2017 from 3pm – 8pm
Location: Presentation Sisters, 40 Victoria Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham B27 7YA
Contact: Sr Catherine at firstname.lastname@example.org or text 0779 1231 458
The Young Adult Advent Retreat is an invitation to journey deeper into the season of Advent and what it means for you. The retreat will include input about and experience of prayer, silence and sharing.
Saturday 2nd December 2017
Location: Mount Street Jesuit Centre, 114 Mount Street, London W1K 3AH
Contact: Sr Anouska at email@example.com
Vocations Discernment Retreat
Join Downside Abbey and Clifton Diocese for a three day vocation retreat, discussing matters of consecrated life, priesthood, marriage and single life. Open to Catholics aged 18-35. £25.00 for full board.
Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd December 2017
Location: Downside Abbey, Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Radstock, Somerset BA3 4RH
Come and See with the Bernardine Cistercians
Come and seek God with us, spending the weekend living with a monastic community and experience a life of prayer and work of hospitality. For single Catholic women and men in their 20s and 30s. Please click here to view the poster.
Friday 26th – Sunday 28th January 2018
Location: Monastery of Our Lady of Hyning, Warton, Carnforth, Lancashire LA5 9SE
Contact: Sr Mary Bernard at firstname.lastname@example.org
Discernment Weekend with the Congregation of Jesus
A discernment weekend for women wondering if they have a vocation to religious life. This is an opportunity to meet others, and get help with discerning your path. It will be led by sisters of the Congregation of Jesus. For further information, or to book a place, please contact Sr Naomi.
Friday 9th – Sunday 11th February 2018
Location: The Bar Convent, 17 Blossom Street, York YO24 1AQ
Contact: Sr Naomi Hamilton at email@example.com
A holiday and study week for Catholics in their 20s-40s with prayer and community on the theme “Young and Old”. Stay in lovely Cumbrian surroundings and enjoy the hospitality of an Augustinian community. For more information please click here.
Saturday 21st – Saturday 28th July 2018
Location: Boarbank Hall, Allithwaite, Grange over Sands, Cumbria LA11 7NH
Contact: Sr Margaret at firstname.lastname@example.org