Home Retreats in June

Ampleforth Abbey

Our popular Home Retreats continue as the community provide reflective and insightful discussions every Saturday at 11.00.

Home Retreats can be watched on our YouTube channel or listened to on our podcast.

See below which monks are taking part this month and what topics will be explored:


Fr Ambrose

Saturday 8th June


‘The Joy of Prayer’ by Fr Henry

Saturday 15th June

Fr Henry will take a glance at the joy (and pain) found by mystics in prayer.

Home Retreat 2024 June  Prayer of the Saints.docx



Saturday 22nd June

Everyone has hopes and dreams and these sometimes come to fulfilment sometimes not. Jesus said the moth speaks of what fills the heart, so what fills your heart? How sound is your heart? What is it really looking for, something or someone? We will explore some of this together in this Home Retreat.


A Cloud of Witnesses VI: St Catharine of Siena by Fr Cedd

Saturday 29th June

Fr Cedd introduces the writings of St Catherine of Siena, a fourteenth century lay woman who was a mystic and is a Doctor of the Church.

Catherine of Siena - Letters.pdf