Updated: With the Word in Silence: A Lectio Divina Retreat for Advent – November 27-28, 2020

November 27-28, 2020

Come away and pause awhile in the silence of community prayer, in the silence of nature, in the silence of the heart. you are invited to participate in a 24hr. period of silent Advent Hope.

Susan Kehoe of Contemplative Outreach of Eastern Ontario and West Quebec, will be facilitating this program.

Cost: Single $200, Double $175 CDN – $100 non-refundable deposit required with application.

Virtual participation $75 per person Click here to purchase a ticket for Virtual Attendance

To view the Program Application Form,

Click Here!


Friday November 27th

Registration in person begins at 4:00pm
5:00 pm Supper with conversation
7:00-8:30 pm – Retreat opens with  Zoom participants
Welcome, Introduction to practice of Lectio Divina, Evening prayer
Grand Silence begins until Closing.

Saturday, November 28th

7:30 am – Morning prayer with 1x 20 minutes Contemplative Prayer
8:00 am – Breakfast
9:30-11:00 am – in person and zoom group gather.
Lectio Divina part 2 -Short teaching leads into 2x 20 minutes Contemplative prayer with stretch in between
11:00 am – walking meditation inside (Labyrinth available) or outside
11:45 am – in person and zoom group meet back – send off to lunch and open time
12 noon – Lunch and open time
2:30-4:00 pm – all meet back.   Group Lectio Divina with Centering prayer, Sending Forth Prayer and Closing

 ‘what we gather in contemplation we give out in love’ Miester Eckhart