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Silent Retreat – Wellington

Opening the book of the heart   Home of Compassion, Island Bay, Wellington 7pm Friday 15 June to 3pm Sunday 17 June 2018   With Rev’d Rosie Dell Using talks by Laurence Freeman OSB, along with some images from Chartres Cathedral, we will explore the stages of contemplation through the symbol of the book. Just like […]

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Indivually Guided Retreat – Auckland

  INDIVIDUALLY GUIDED SIX-DAY LIVE-IN RETREAT Listening to Deep Silence 4 November 2018 7pm – 10 November 2018 4pm Mercy Spirituality Centre “It is important in our era of violence and unrest, to rediscover meditation, silent inner unitive prayer, and creative Christian silence.” Thomas Merton This will be a guided, silent retreat with prayer, input, meditation […]

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Retreat Day – Auckland

Saturday, 22 September 2018   9.30am-3.30pm Meditation Retreat Day – Mercy Spirituality Centre, 104 The Drive, Epsom “Silence is the essential human response to the mystery of God. Meditation is the way to silence, the way of silence.”   John Main This Retreat Day is for those who are experienced in Christian Meditation as part of their daily […]

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Introduction to Christian Meditation Part 2 – Auckland

Saturday, 7 July 2018    9.30am-3.30pm Mercy Spirituality Centre Christian Meditation 102 – Journey and Fruits of Christian Meditation   “The way of pure prayer is a journey centred in Christ.” Laurence Freeman “We should not judge the value of our meditation by “how we feel.” A hard and apparently fruitless meditation may in fact be much more valuable than […]

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