August 25, 2023

Advent with Carmel: The 2023 OCDS Christchurch Retreat

Carmel OCDS Retreat in Christchurch Nov24-26, 2023

We are thrilled to announce our upcoming annual Silent Retreat in Nov 24-26, titled “Advent with Carmel”. This is a highly sought-after and treasured experience that is not to be missed. Take this golden opportunity to pause, reflect and reconnect with yourself and the meaningful things in your life.

We urge you to embrace this chance to immerse yourself in silence and stillness, and to truly appreciate the beauty of our surroundings. The retreat is designed to help you rejuvenate your soul and find peace within, no matter what challenges you may be facing.

...since He has shown me that He alone is perfect happiness.


It will run from Nov 24 to 26 ’23 at the Rochester & Rutherford Hall located at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch.

We have secured Fr Michael Therese Scheerger from the Community of St John to be our retreat director.

Receive great input about prayer, meet others who are journeying alongside you and enjoy times of silence with the Lord. 

Do not wait any longer, make the first step towards a more fulfilling and joyful life by enquiring about this transformative retreat today. A world of God and self-discovery awaits you!

Live in (recommended) for $230 otherwise attend for a day rate of $110. 

Reach out for more info or register below!

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