Events at Ushaw and Minsteracres

Walking Retreat
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.

This walking retreat will take place on 21 February 2018 starting at 10:00am and ending at 5:00pm. Cost £10. The walk will be led by the Minsteracres team.

Love and Suffering led by Karen Kilby

Grace, love and joy are at the absolute centre of the Gospel, and of the Christian life. And yet we live in a world drenched in suffering. How do the two things go together? How do we think about them together, and how do we live them together? The day will combine theological input, conversation, and time for prayer and quiet reflection.

Professor Karen Kilby holds the Bede Chair of Catholic Theologyat the University of Durham. For the last several years she has been engaged in a research project entitled ‘Love and Suffering,’ in collaboration with the Sisters of La Retraite.

Saturday 10 March, 10am – 4pm, with lunch provided

 

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