Christian Meditation Cumbria present Father Laurence Freeman OSB
Friday, August 26, 2016 at 3:54PM
Edwina Gillett

An evening meeting in Cartmell and a day retreat in Penrith

Fr. Laurence Freeman OSB is a Catholic priest and a Benedictine monk of Turvey Abbey in England, a monastery of the Olivetan Congregation. He is the Director of the World Community for Christian Meditation and of its Benedictine oblate community.

He is delivering two sessions:

  1. An Evening Talk

Pools of Silence in a Dry Land

Friday September 30th 2016  6:30pm to 8:00pm

Cartmel Priory, Cartmel Cumbria LA11 6QD

At this meeting he will introduce the way of meditation and a period of practice.

Cost: £10 donation suggested. Booking would help us gauge numbers

Please contact Richard Broughton 01946 862990  cmcwccm@fastmail.fm

Wythedale House, Dean, Workington, Cumbria CA14 4TJ

2.  A Day Retreat

How small groups and centres offer hope to our troubled times

Saturday October 1st 2016  Start: 10:30am for 11:am  Finish: 4:00 pm

Ullswater Suite The Stoneybeck Inn and Conference Centre,  Bowscar, Penrith,

Cumbria, CA11 8RP (Stoneybeck is about 1 mile east of M6 Junction 41)

Bus 104 between Carlisle and Penrith stops outside

At this meeting he will introduce the way of meditation with periods of practice.

Cost: £20 (£10 low wage) Coffee and light lunch included

Booking is essential

Please contact Richard Broughton 01946 862990  cmcwccm@fastmail.fm

Wythedale House, Dean, Workington, Cumbria CA14 4TJ

Christian Meditation Cumbria is the local region of the World Community for Christian Meditation. We seek to renew and strengthen the tradition and discipline of contemplative practice, silent prayer, in the Christian Church

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