Christian Meditation Group

Update – Covid-19 Pandemic

During the present epidemic the Christian Meditation Group is continuing to meet on Zoom every Wednesday evening at 18.30. Anyone is welcome to join. For details on how to join, email Marcella here, or telephone her on 691 43 57 88.


The Christian Meditation Group meets in the garden/parking meeting room at the couvent of St Alphonse each Wednesday evening at 6.30pm. All are welcome, without obligation.

We are an inter faith group who practise Christian Mediation in the tradition of the Desert Fathers reintroduced in our times to Christian Communities by John Main and continued now by Fr. Laurence Freeman and the World Community for Christian Meditation.

Further information about form of meditation this can be found on the World Community for Christian Meditation website

A  list of retreats  and workshops is now available at the new home of the WCCM community at Bonnevaux Abbey near Poitiers  in France. See for all the details. You will also see photos of the recent blessing of the first  phase of the renovation by the Bishop of Poitiers.

Newcomers and people of all faiths and none are welcome. For further information telephone Marcella McCarthy at 691435788.

Contemplation and Christianity in our Time

The principal speaker at the 2019 John Main Seminar in Vancouver was the Australian Anglican priest Sarah Bachelard. She gave five, brilliant and inspirational, talks on Contemplation and Christianity in our Time. You can listen to her talks on the WCCM Media page here.

Highly recommended!