‘Seven Sacred Spaces’ – a relational learning opportunity from May 2021

Back in 2009, George Lings spent an extended time with us at the Northumbria Community as part of a research project for the Church Army, in which he gathered wisdom from both traditional, and ‘new monastic’, communities. The fruit of his research was some key thinking around seven characteristic elements in Christian communities through the ages, which, when held in balance, enable a richer expression of discipleship, mission and community.

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‘Exile and Empire’ – an upcoming learning opportunity in February 2021

In February and March 2021, we will be piloting a new kind of offering through the School for Monastic Living. Once a week for eight weeks, we will be inviting people to gather around the theme of ‘Exile and Empire’ – a topic that is sure to resonate with many people in these disconcerting days.

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