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At such a time God may, perhaps, send out a shaft of spiritual light … and show you some of his secrets…
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November 2019

Centering Prayer Introductory Workshop (Wimbledon)

November 16, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
St. Mark’s Church,
St. Mark's Place
London, SW19 7ND United Kingdom
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A five-hour workshop introducing the basic principles of Centering Prayer with a detailed explanation of the method and opportunities to practice. Suggested donation £10. Tea/coffee and biscuits will be provided; bring a packed lunch and a cushion if liked. St. Mark’s Church is located in the town centre, two minutes’ walk from Wimbledon rail, underground and tram station, and at the end of St. Mark’s Place, a small cul-de-sac between the library and the Alexandra Pub. If you would like…

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The Psychology of Centering Prayer

November 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - November 24, 2019 @ 4:00 pm
The House of Prayer,
35 Seymour Road
East Molesey, KT8 0PB United Kingdom
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One of the biggest impediments to spiritual growth is that we do not perceive our hidden motivations. The influence of our emotional programs for happiness acquired from early childhood affect every aspect of our daily life. As we consent in the practice of Centering Prayer to letting go of our addiction to thinking we discover that our identity is deeper than the surface of the psychological awareness we identify with. The weekend will be a sharing of silence, Centering Prayer…

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£25

Deeper Silence, Deeper Self

November 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
St. Bede’s Pastoral Centre,
21 Blossom Street
York, YO24 1AQ United Kingdom
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Led by Rev'd. Mel King. We are invited to live into the fullness of life in Christ in whom we find our true identity (John 10:10 I have come that they may have life, and life in all fullness). However, we often seek our happiness elsewhere. How do we awaken to spiritual awareness and the deeper self? And what gets in the way? A quiet day with times of Centering Prayer. The day will focus on the dynamic of the…

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January 2020
£170

Time for Renewal

January 17 @ 7:00 pm - January 19 @ 4:00 pm
The House of Prayer,
35 Seymour Road
East Molesey, KT8 0PB United Kingdom
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Led by Jill Benet. A weekend to refresh and renew our commitment to practice Centering Prayer with extended periods of prayer and silence. 17th January is the feast day of St Anthony of Egypt, Desert Father and founder of Christian Monasticism. We shall look at how Fr Thomas Keating draws on Anthony’s story as a model for our own ‘Spiritual Journey’ and how relevant his life and experience are for us in the 21st Century. Arrive on Friday in time…

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£21

Centering Prayer Introductory Workshop (Harrogate)

January 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
St. Marks Church,
Leeds Road
Harrogate, North Yorks HG2 8AY United Kingdom
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Led by Rev'd. Mel King and Margaret McNulty. Tea and coffee will be made available. Please bring a packed lunch. To book and for further information contact Ruth Wilson (details below) or go here.

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£20

The Welcoming Practice (Liverpool)

January 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Liverpool Cathedral Lady Chapel,
St James' Mount
Liverpool, L1 7AZ United Kingdom
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Led by Fr Richard Sloan and Revd Mark Waters The Welcoming Practice is a method of consenting to God’s presence and action in and through the experiences of the everyday. It offers healing of our woundedness by addressing its symptoms as they show themselves in our emotional and bodily responses to the events of daily life. It complements the practice of daily silent prayer. The Welcoming Practice invites us to greater inner awakening by helping us break the negative cycle…

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February 2020
£595

That We May Be One: 8-Day Intensive Retreat

February 2 @ 6:00 pm - February 9 @ 10:00 am
The House of Prayer,
35 Seymour Road
East Molesey, KT8 0PB United Kingdom
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Led by Jill Benet. Intensive Retreats provide an opportunity for participants to immerse themselves fully in the practice of Centering Prayer often proving to be a watershed in their practice. There will be up to three hours of Centering Prayer each day and time outside meetings is held in silence. There will be time for personal reflection, contemplative liturgy and Lectio Divina. We will draw on material from Thomas Keating’s last teaching video series, ‘That We May Be One’. The…

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£25

Centering Prayer Introductory Workshop (Northumberland)

February 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:45 pm
Shepherd’s Dene Retreat House,
Shepherd's Dene
Riding Mill, Northumberland NE44 6AF United Kingdom
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Led by Rev. Mel King. Sandwich lunch and drinks included. For more information: Please see upcoming 2020 Programme on the Shepherd's Dene website (below). Booking: Contact Jan Dumbell (details below).

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Centering Prayer Introductory Workshop (Bedford)

February 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
St. Andrews Church,
Kimbolton Road
Bedford, MK40 2PF United Kingdom
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Led by Rev. Lesley Jones. A six-hour workshop introducing the basic principles of Centering Prayer with a detailed explanation of the method and opportunities to practice. Suggested donation £10. Bring a packed lunch. Tea/coffee and biscuits will be provided. If required there will be six one-and-a-half hour follow up sessions. These cover essentially the same basic material so even if you couldn't make it to the workshop itself you are welcome to attend the follow up sessions. Further details from…

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March 2020
£260

Finding Fulfillment: Three Centered Living

March 6 @ 6:00 pm - March 8 @ 2:00 pm
The Ammerdown Centre,
Ammerdown Park
Radstock, Somerset BA3 5SW United Kingdom
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Centering Prayer, the Law of Three, and Alexander technique. Led by Jill Benet, Antonio Benet and Jacqueline Evans. In this retreat, we will be looking at how we can join fully in the dance of creation. We will offer practices for body, mind and spirit to help us join the flow towards being one with the Unknowable. We will work with four practices: the Law of Three enables us to see more clearly the dynamic flow of creation, Centering Prayer…

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