Understanding and Praying with The Mystics
Pickering, ON — May 26 - 28, 2023
The word mystic calls up images of someone whose prayer life is out of our reach, although there were mystics who could levitate, bilocate, or had some other unique God-given gift, most mystics however, were persons like you and me who just had a deep desire to grow in a closer union with God and were persons who gradually grow into a deep reflective life; a life of prayer and discernment in everyday life.
Let us go up to Jerusalem with Jesus
Pickering, ON — Mar 31, 2023 - Apr 2, 2023
This retreat will pay special attention to Matthew’s account of Jesus’ final days, with special attention to the characters featured in the story. With which characters do I associate / identify in Matthew’s Passion narrative?
Openness to Christ’ words: A Path of encounter and conversion
Pickering, ON — Mar 24 - 26, 2023
The disciples who followed the Messiah had encountered him and were transformed by his words and his deeds. They were able to respond to the call: “come, follow me” (Matt. 4:19), because they first met him and opened their hearts to receive his words.