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Advent retreat offered in Summerside

Gilles Michaud and Julia Donahoe-MacDougald.
Gilles Michaud and Julia Donahoe-MacDougald. – Submitted

The purpose of the retreat is to remember, experience and express love.

SUMMERSIDE – Islanders are invited to an advent retreat at the Marguerite Bourgeoys Centre at 284 Convent Street in Summerside.

The purpose of the retreat is to remember, experience and express love.

It will begin on Dec. 3 and end Dec. 10.

The opening session will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. at the centre. At this meeting, the retreatants will be given information on how to proceed throughout the six-week retreat.

During weekdays, participants will be asked to spend a short period of time in prayerful meditation at home with the exercises that will be given at the opening session.

The final retreat event will run on Dec. 10 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Centre.

The facilitators for the retreat are Julia Donahoe-MacDougald and Gilles Michaud.

Those interested in participating are asked to contact: Sr. Joan Marie Chaisson at 902-436-9239 or by email at mbcentre@hotmail.com.

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