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Monday 28th November 2022 – Monday 19th December 2022, 7-8pm
“Advent with the Prophets: Embracing the Mystery of Christmas”
Series of four talks in-person at Avila and online via Zoom
Note the 7pm start time

Monday 5th (Micha): Fr. Stephen Quinn, OCD
Monday 12th (Jeremiah): Fr. Alex Ezechukwu, OCD
Monday 19th (Malachi): Fr. Vincent O’Hara, OCD
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Saturday 17th December 2022, 10am – 4pm
Christmas Retreat with Fr Liam Finnerty
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Saturday 18th February 2023, 10am – 4pm
Meditations for Lent
The Avila Carmelite Community will lead us to meditate on Lent, a time of reflection
and renewal which allows us to clear our hearts and minds for the promises ahead.

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Monday 6th – Friday 10th March 2023
Individually guided week-long retreat with Fr Dominic Sultana from Malta
“Returning to God’s Love”
A retreat in line with the first week of the Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius with insights from Saint John of the Cross and Therese of Avila.
Residential guest rooms available for those travelling to Dublin

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Saturday 11th March 2023
Day seminar with Fr Dominic Sultana from Malta
“Finding the treasure within the Cross”
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Saturday 25th March 2023, 10am – 4pm
Day Seminar with Fr Liam Finnerty
“Mary, Model of Surrender”
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Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th April 2023
Avila Charismatics Group Seminar
“Life in the Spirit”
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Monday 8th – Friday 12th May 2023
Individually guided week-long retreat with Fr Dominic Sultana from Malta

“You will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you,
and you will be my witnesses…to the end of the earth.”
 (Acts 1:8).

A retreat intended to help you re-enkindle the gifts of the Holy Spirit
and re-discover your personal mission in the church

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Saturday 13th May 2023
Day seminar with Fr Dominic Sultana from Malta
“Listening to others in the style of Christ”
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Private Retreats
There are eight bedrooms for guests who wish to make a private retreat. Every room is en-suite and one is adapted for people living with a disability or using a wheelchair. Each room has a chair/table and armchair and ample wardrobe facilities. There are also facilities for tea-making in each room. Private retreats are self- catering. Breakfast cereals are provided. The kitchenette has a cooker and microwave, pots and pans for cooking, and facilities for washing and ironing clothes.

There are a range shops, restaurants and take-aways within a five-minute walk of Avila.

Offering; €70.00 per day including an overnight stay