Western Canada Events
26 Mar -
Opening the Eye of the Heart - Wisdom & the Gospel of Thomas with Matthew Wright Rivendell Retreat Centre, Bowen Island
The Gospel of Thomas is a newly discovered early Christian text which is rich in teachings, intended to re-orient us inward toward a deeper knowing and Self-awareness. Rev. Matthew Wright returns to Rivendell Retreat Centre on Bowen Island, BC to share his heart-centred wisdom and will lead us through the ways in which The Gospel of Thomas can help orient Christianity for our global, interspiritual age.
Cost: $685 CAD (shared) or $850 CAD (private)
Fees include overnight accommodations and vegetarian meals. For more information, please call 604-885-5019. To register, please call 604-885-5019 or email email@example.com.
03 Apr -
Spirituality Beyond Borders: Education for Transformation Bethlehem Centre, Nanaimo BC
The Bethlehem Center, in partnership with The Contemplative Society, invites you to join them for an immersive, dynamic, and interactive educational opportunity. Combining gathered community, popular presenters, embodied spiritual practices, and contemplative space, this two-part retreat will help you make a difference in your daily life and your global community. See (and share!) the brochure for more details.
Part 1: The Conference (April 3 – April 6, 2017)
Part 2: Trinity: The Soul of Creation webcast-in-community (April 6 – April 8, 2017)
Cost: $170 to $1150 (early-bird rates!)
For full program details and to register, please visit BethlehemCentre.com or call 250-754-3254.
12 Jun -
Peer-led silent retreat Cowichan Lake Research Station Conference Centre, Mesachie Lake BC
The Contemplative Society joins the local Living Presence group in inviting you to take part in an entirely self-led silent retreat. While most of the retreat will be in silence, participants will decide the structure of sits, Lectio Divina, and supportive debriefing to help bolster each other’s practice.
Cost: $525 CAD (including $75 non-refundable deposit)
Registration will open to Members on March 6 at 10:00 am (an email will be sent out to Members). Space is limited! To become a member and increase your chance of attending, please visit our Support Us page. Questions can be directed to Ian Brown at 250-727-2480 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
27 Aug -
Celtic Spirituality with Fr. Michael Fish Bethlehem Centre, Nanaimo BC
West Coast Ecumenical Retreats is pleased to invite you to a retreat with Fr. Michael Fish, OSB, CAM, held at the Bethlehem Centre. Together, you will explore the relevance of Christian Celtic spirituality in today’s world, specifically its respect for nature, awareness of everyday mystery, and cosmic harmony seen through the sacredness of the seasons. Rest in the liminal spaces of the imaginal world through myth, prayer, poetry, and plenty of opportunities for silence.
Cost: $475 to $750
For more information and to register, please visit Bethlehem Centre’s website.
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