Welcome to the Galilee 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.
"We stumble and fall constantly even when we are most enlightened. But when we are in true spiritual darkness, we do not even know that we have fallen.”
Thomas MertonPosted: July 28th, 2015
Fr. Roy Boucher,OMI was the founding Director of the Galilee Centre and Board Member from 2002-12. Arnprior helped him celebrate his Jubilee (50th) Anniversary of his ordination as an Oblate of Mary Immaculate (OMI) priest on Saturday July 18, 2015...Learn more
"Friends of Galilee" a volunteer support group, has limited funds available to assist individuals in covering costs of programs offered by Galilee Centre. Please contact:...Learn more
The Retreat PROCESS: presentations on the nature of spiritual discernment and the importance of discernment as the core of Christian spirituality; prayerful reflection on Scripture and on one's life Journey: and, sharing one's personal experience of God.
The Retreat GOAL: to grow in one's understanding of discernement as "a way of life"; to deepen awareness of God's Presence in all aspects of one's personal and communal fiath journey; to assist in distinguishing between the movements that come from and are for God and those movements that are not: to ehlp one seek the Lord in times of decision making; and, to nourish and foster personal and communal growth in holiness....Learn more