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CLERGY QUIET DAY


CLERGY QUIET DAY

Wednesday, March 16th, 6:30pm - 9pm  |  Thursday, March 17th, 8am - 12:15pm  followed by Lunch

REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED

The following is for information for those who will be attending.

AGENDA

March 16                   6:30 p.m.             Check-in/Social Time

                                7:00 p.m.             Notices and first presentation by Sr. Constance Joanna SSJD,

followed by silence

                                8:30 p.m.             Night Prayers/Compline

March 17                    8:00 a.m.             Coffee/Tea/Refreshments

                                8:30 a.m.              Morning Prayer

                                9:00 a.m.              Second presentation by Sr. Constance Joanna SSJD,

                                                                Followed by silence

                                11:00 a.m.           Eucharist, Blessing of Oils, Renewal of Vows

                                12:15 p.m.           Lunch

Sr. Constance Joanna SSJD joined SSJD in 1984 and took life vows in 1991. She has served as the Reverend Mother for the sisters and as interim CEO of St. John’s Rehabilitation hospital. She is a spiritual director, retreat leader, a priest and a Canadian by choice. She holds a PhD from the University of Minnesota and has been an adjunct faculty member at Wycliffe College for many years. She is currently teaching a course entitled “Benedictine Spirituality and the Foundations of New Monasticism”. She is familiar with the changing dynamics of priestly ministry having served in several different parishes in the Diocese of Toronto as interim priest in charge.


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