2024 Retreat by the Sea
A week in silence together beside the sea in the welcoming hospitality of Santa Casa will provide an opportunity to draw breath, rest, and be.
The beauty and peace of the nearby seashore and surrounding landscape will draw us in to reflect on our own inner landscape of the heart.
There will be morning and evening reflection together and opportunity for daily spiritual companioning.
Cost (incl meals and accomodation) is expected to cost around $1800. You can reserve a space now by paying a non refundable deposit of $50.
We are invited to slow down, listen and reflect in a quiet and focused space. At the same time, we engage in dialogue with others in the circle - dialogue about things that matter. As this “sorting and sifting” goes on, and we are able to clarify and affirm our truth in the presence of others, that truth is more likely to overflow into our work and lives. ...
This unit explores the various forms or stages of contemplation relating to the shifts in our awareness of our relationship with the Divine. The application of contemplative practices associated with these forms or stages are examined to ascertain their influence on deepening awareness of personal spiritual development, vocational discernment, communal engagement and the development of global perspectives. ...