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.

Weekly Quote

"The greatest motivational act one person can do for another is to listen."

Roy Moody

News & Featured

Unique Artisanal Carvings From The Royal Oak

The Galilee Centre’s Royal Oak tree was planted in 1860 by the then 19-year old Prince Edward of Wales (who later grew up to become Edward VII) during a stop on his tour through Canada. Recently, a large limb fell from this historic tree and was broken into several pieces. To ensure that these fallen … Read More!


Valentine Luncheon – February 14, 2018

New England Clam Chowder, Crusty Rolls, Stuffed Pork Loin with Cranberry Orange Glaze, Roasted Potatoes, Honey glazed Carrots, Decadent Chocolate Brownies, Reservations are necessary 613-623-4242 ext 21. Cost – $18/pp.  Arrive anytime between 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


Wonder Will Guide Us: Conversations on Faith in an Unfinished Universe – February 7, 14, 21 & 28, 2018

A viewing of the Emmy award winning documentary The Journey of the Universe narrated by evolutionary philosopher Brian Thomas Swimme followed by discussion and collaborative exercises that help us explore our place in the universe and our world. Wednesdays in February  7th, 14th, 21st & 28th from 7 pm to 9 pm Facilitator: Gerry Kelly … Read More!


Friends of Galilee – Bursary

“Friends of Galilee, a volunteer support group, has limited funds available to assist individuals in covering the costs of programs offered by Galilee Centre. Please contact: Edith Boucher: Tel: 613-622-5625 or Guy and Marian Brethour: Tel: 613-270-9019 or Email: brethour@bell.net for more information.