May 2016

Icon painting with Maureen Rimmer

23/05/2016 - 27/05/2016 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This workshop is open to beginners as well as to those with some experience, who wish to paint an icon as an expression of personal prayer. During this week we will explore the spirituality and symbolism contained within icons.

Maureen Rimmer has many years’ experience of icon painting in egg-tempera. She has completed commissions to write icons for churches in the north east of England.

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Christian mystics inspire the soul’s longing to go deeper

23/05/2016 - 26/05/2016 4:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Drawing inspiration from our Christian mystics, Tumble Trust retreats aim to offer time and space for relaxation, stillness, silence, meditation and sacred circle dance.

This retreat will be led by David Mahon, founder of Tumble Trust and supported by Melanie Wood in the sacred circle dance.

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Jun 2016

Quiet day

01/06/2016 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A quiet day led by Rosarie Spence RSM. An opportunity to step aside, listen to God in scripture and enjoy the peace and tranquility at Minsteracres.  Coffee and tea are provided.  Please bring a packed lunch.

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£15.00


Parish retreat

03/06/2016 - 05/06/2016 4:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Take part as one of your parish retreat or come along yourself and join in with the others for a week-end of reflection and prayer guided by the Minsteracres team.

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£116.00


Walking retreat

22/06/2016 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Enjoy a walk of seven to ten miles through the beautiful countryside around Minsteracres, with time for prayer, reflection and sharing of the beauty of creation. You will need suitable walking boots and warm, weatherproof clothing. Please bring a packed lunch.

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£10.00


Jul 2016

Summer fayre 2016

09/07/2016 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Our summer fayre is an annual fun day out for all the family in a beautiful setting. Lots of things to buy and plenty home cooked snacks. An opportunity to wander around the lovely 110 acres estate too.

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Songs of love and life with Monique van den Hoogen

11/07/2016 - 17/07/2016 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

A singing workshop with a variety of songs that touch the heart and speak of life.

Monique van den Hoogen has conducted choirs for over 30 years and has led many successful workshops at Minsteracres.  She is based in the Netherlands and leads a very successful singing group De Zangzaak

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£475.00


Six day individually guided retreat

18/07/2016 - 25/07/2016 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Anne McCarthy, Anne Rennie and Minsteracres team lead this six day individually guided retreat.

This retreat is held in an atmosphere of silence. There is a daily personal meeting with your retreat guide to reflect on each day and help you to see where and how God is working in your life.

Anne McCarthy is a Sacred Heart Sister with many years of experience in leading individually guided retreats. Anne Rennie is an experienced lay retreat director and a counsellor based at the Horsforth Centre.

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£410.00


Walking retreat

19/07/2016 - 21/07/2016 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Enjoy three days of walks between eight to ten miles through the beautiful countryside around Minsteracres. Every day starts with time for prayer, reflection and sharing of the beauty of creation. You will need suitable walking boots and warm, weatherproof clothing. Please bring a packed lunch.

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£116.00


Aug 2016

Rosary rally

13/08/2016 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Our Rosary rally is a prayerful day out at Minsteracres with celebration of the Eucharist, rosary procession through the grounds and benediction.   This event is free, but of course donations are always gratefully received.

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