Contemplative Art Retreats 2012

Event Date: 
Friday, May 25, 2012 - 5:30pm

Retreat Team: Virginia Varley csj is an artist, spiritual director and group facilitator. She has been making personally directed retreats using art as the language of prayer for many years.Her focus is on art as a language of the imagination in the spiritual journey.

Grace Sauve, csj and Roger Yaworski, sj are both spiritual directors and experienced in using art as the language of prayer and imagination.

Often words are inadequate in our attempt to express what is deep within our hearts, even to ourselves.This retreat is designed to enable each retreatant to discover the soul’s language in art.

The retreat offers a way of praying that leads to a deep intimacy with God, using art as a language of prayer. This time offers individuals the opportunity to pray with art in a contemplative setting with guidance.

Mystery and Healing: Change of Consciousness with Virginia Varley, csj Grace Sauve, csj Roger Yaworski, sj
Locations: Invermara, Orillia,ON May 25 - June 2

North Bay, ON June 22 - 30

Loyola House Guelph July 22 - 30

Limit: 18 persons Fee: $600.00 Can. Registration Fee: $60.00

Payable to: Virginia Varley, csj 44 Jackes Ave., #904, Toronto, ON M4T 1E5

The cost of the retreat fee ($600.00) may be paid to The Sisters of St. Joseph at the beginning of the retreat.

All art supplies are included. This retreat includes: presentations, multi-media meditative art offerings and personal guidance.

This community event is not affiliated with Faith Connections, but we believe it to be of specific interest to young adults aged 18-39 and with a faith-based or social justice theme. However, we can be mistaken — if you're not sure this event will meet your expectations, please check with the event organizers.