Contemplative Outreach Dublin –Overview of Retreats 2022



Sunday July 10 – 15, 2022


Fionnuala Quinn O.P.

Lesley O’Connor

Listen to the Spirit Speaking to your Heart

This contemplative retreat welcomes those who are drawn to silence and yearn to learn more about the ancient Christian practices of Monastic Lectio Divina and Centering Prayer. The retreat will be underpinned by the teachings of Thomas Keating from his series God is Love, the Heart of All Creation.

There will be an optional opportunity for spiritual accompaniment with the retreat presenters.

Fionnuala and Lesley are commissioned presenters of Contemplative Outreach Ltd.

Please register directly with Ennismore Retreat Centre at

021 4502520 or




Monday, August 29 – Friday, September 2, 2022

Catherine’s House: Mercy International Centre,   64A Baggot Street, Dublin 2


Fionnuala Quinn O.P.

Suzanne Ryder RSM

Maire Hearty RSM


A Silent Introductory Retreat to Centering Prayer

with Readings from Catherine McAuley

Retreatants will participate in the full Introduction to Centering Prayer, suitable for newcomers and those familiar with Centering Prayer. The retreat will also include Lectio Divina, a Contemplative Tour of Catherine’s House and viewing of A Rising Tide of Silence: A Reflective Portrait of Father Thomas Keating.

There will be optional opportunity for spiritual accompaniment

with the retreat presenters.

Please register directly with Mercy Centre

01 661 8061 or


In the silence, the astonishing gift not only of ‘being present to God as God is’ but of the awareness of the goodness of each one, as present to God