Welcome to the Galilee Retreat Centre
Situated next to an old growth forest overlooking the Ottawa River, Galilee Centre is a welcoming holistic spiritual life centre that is an oasis of peace, care and comfort.
Sponsored by OMI Lacombe, our mission is to provide an environment, programs and services which nurture people’s personal and spiritual growth, enabling them to contribute to a healthier world.
We welcome both individual guests and groups.
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"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.”
Mahatma GandhiPosted: October 23rd, 2014
In preparation for our upcoming program "Advent in the New Universe Story" - A Day of Reflection on December 13th - we are offering an evening film screening of Journey of the Universe at 7:00 p.m. for those that are unfamiliar with the new universe story, or want to rediscover it?...Learn more
The Incarnation is a Mystery that a lifetime of contemplation could not exhaust. The New Universe Story, informed by the scientific discoveries of our day, invites us to expand the way we think about the Incarnation and respond to God and to life around us....Learn more
Why do we keep doing things that cause ourselves to suffer? Daryl Lynn Ross will give an overview of the foundational teachings of Buddhism, which point to what drives us and to how we can stop creating suffering in our own lives and in the lives of others....Learn more