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Retreat for Clergy & Lay: “Meeting Christ in Advent: Praying the Advent antiphons”

15th–17th November 2018

Meeting Christ in Advent: Praying the Advent antiphons will be a retreat for clergy and lay people at the Dromantine Retreat and Conference Centre, Newry, Co. Down, on 15th–17th November 2018.

The speaker will be Dr Bridget Nichols, Lecturer in Anglicanism and Liturgy at the Church of Ireland Theological Institute. She has completed undergraduate and graduate studies in South Africa and has a doctorate in Literature and Theology from the University of Durham. She has lectured at the University of Durham and the University of Sunderland and has been a Visiting Scholar at Sarum College, Salisbury. Her current research interests include the psalter collects and the nature of liturgical language. Dr Nichols writes a column on the weekly Sunday readings for Church Times.

Cost: €130/£115 per person to include retreat fee and all meals from 5.00pm, Thursday 15th November to 2.00pm, Saturday 17th November.

For further details and a booking form, please contact Judy Peters (judith.m.peters@gmail.com) or Catherine Smith (catherine.smith@rcbdub.org).