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Sun, 14 Nov


Sister Eveleen Retreat House

Guided 7-day Silent Retreat

A guided silent retreat with daily spiritual direction led by Glenda Prosser.

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Guided 7-day Silent Retreat
Guided 7-day Silent Retreat

Time & Location

14 Nov 2021, 5:00 pm – 20 Nov 2021, 2:00 pm

Sister Eveleen Retreat House, 6 Whitewash Head Road, Sumner, Christchurch, New Zealand

About the event

Join Glenda Prosser at Sister Eveleen Retreat House for a 7-day silent retreat. This retreat will be held in complete silence, with each day following a gentle rhythm of regular contemplative prayer, shared meals, and individual spiritual direction. This is a unique opportunity to deepen your relationship with God in a beautiful coastal environment.  Retreatants can choose between staying in the larger main house rooms or opt for a more monastic experience in our accommodation annex at the back of the property. 

To register please book a 'ticket'. An invoice for the deposit will be sent out on registration (ignore the fact it says the tickets are free).

Cost (all-inclusive): $560 (Main House) 

If you wish to attend, but the cost is prohibitive for you, please contact the House Director (Eddie) to see how we might assist you.

About Glenda Prosser: Glenda is a qualified spiritual director and pastoral supervisor in private practice for more than 20 years. She believes that God is always and everywhere active in our lives – our spiritual journey involves becoming aware of how God is present to us in each situation. Trained in the contemplative tradition through Spiritual Growth Ministries and CAIRA, Glenda served 6 years on the executive of the NZ Association of Christian Spiritual Directors (ACSD-ANZ), the last 2 of those as Executive Chair. Originally a secondary school teacher, she also holds a Masters of Arts (Spirituality) from OST in Texas. A Benedictine oblate and licensed lay minister in the Anglican church, Glenda lives in Rangiora (North Canterbury).

Please note: an invoice for a $60 non-refundable deposit will be sent to you on registration. No registration will be accepted without a deposit. Full payment for the retreat must be made by October 15, 2021.

Parking and access: There is no parking outside Sister Eveleen Retreat House. Parking is available on the roadside next to Scarborough Pool at the bottom of the hill. If you require assistance getting up to the house, or have any other questions about the retreat, please contact Eddie on 022 563 6879 or email


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