CALENDAR DATES

Film Screening - Journey of the Universe - December 8, 2014
In preparation for our upcoming program "Advent in the New Universe Story" - A Day of Reflection on December 13th - we...
Christmas Luncheon - December 11, 2014
Roasted Sweet Pepper & Tomato Soup, Crusty Rolls, Traditional Tourtiere, Creamy Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Carrot & Turnip Puree,...
Advent in the New Universe Story - December 13, 2014
The Incarnation is a Mystery that a lifetime of contemplation could not exhaust.  The New Universe Story, informed by the scientific discoveries...
Dickens & Dinner - December 14, 2014
Come join us for a dramatic reading of the Dickens classic "A Christmas Carol" on Sunday, December 14, 2014.  The reading begins at...
Solstice 5km/Run or 2.5km/Walk - December 19, 2014
Come join us for our 3rd annual Solstice 5km/Run or 2.5km/Walk, Friday, December 19, 2014.  The run begins at 6:00 p.m. followed by dinner...
Monthly Eucharist - Saturday, December 20, 2014
Eucharist is held the third Saturday of each month at 4:00 p.m. in the Galilee Chapel, Fr. Roy Boucher, OMI presides.  Everyone is welcome!

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.

To view our google calendar with upcoming events and programs click here.

Weekly Quotes

"A life is either all spiritual or not spiritual at all.  No man can serve two masters.  Your life is shaped by the end you live for.  You are made in the image of what you desire.”

Thomas Merton

Posted: November 21st, 2014