The gift of Thomas Keating and the gifts of Centering Prayer



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Contemplative Outreach Dublin

Celebrating the gifts of the Spiritual Journey:

The gift of Thomas Keating and the gifts of Centering Prayer

On: Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Venue: Emmaus Retreat and Conference Centre, Lissenhall, Swords, Co Dublin:

Time: 10.00 – 15.30

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Second Saturday,  June 8th, 2019 

      We gather on the Second Saturday, 
                           June 8th, 2019 
                         From 10 – 12 noon
                Our Lady Help of Christians Church
                                 Navan Road 
      This will be our final gathering until September 14. 
                                 Do stay safe. 

Kylemore Abbey Retreat August

Kylemore Abbey Retreat                                                               



Transformation in Christ

Sunday, August 25th – Wednesday, August 28th 2019

Inspired by the desire to renew and share Christian Contemplative Prayer, Fr. Thomas Keating OCSO., founded Contemplative Outreach in 1984.

In the contemplative atmosphere of Kylemore Abbey, this silent retreat offers the retreatant a deep immersion in the silence of Centering Prayer and will feature DVD’s of Fr. Thomas, speaking on such topics as The Pursuit of Happiness, The Human Condition, The Divine Indwelling, etc.

The retreat will be enhanced, by the unique opportunity to join the daily Offices of the Benedictine Community of sisters who reside at Kylemore, with Eucharist, and the opportunity for soul accompaniment with retreat facilitators.

Facilitators: Fionnuala Quinn O.P. Coordinator of Contemplative Outreach Dublin, and Lesley-Ann O’Connor who currently serves on the global team for Contemplative Outreach.

Time: Arrival is from 3 p.m. Sunday, August 25th Prayer of Vespers with the Kylemore Community at 6 p.m. followed by supper and opening of the retreat. The retreat will complete at lunchtime, Wednesday, August 28th 2019.

Accommodation: Single ensuite rooms in (Notre Dame building), Kylemore Abbey

Spaces are limited.


€ 450 euro.

Resident participants: In order to register, a non-refundable deposit of € 100 is required.

Non-resident participants: €100 plus cost of any meals taken at Kylemore Abbey. Registration is required, but no deposit.

Please register with

Mary Carroll, Kylemore Abbey, Connemara, Co. Galway H91 VR90

or email:

phone: 095 52011;

cheques payable to The Kylemore Trust



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