Open Programme

Jesus himself took time out to pray which, in his context, was often up a mountain. Here are a number of opportunities for you to do the same, but in our context to do so on the Isle of Cumbrae, Scotland’s most accessible island. There is something quite magical about making the journey across the water from the Scottish mainland onto an island – we invite you to come and experience it for yourself.

The College & Cathedral are set in 8 acres of beautiful landscaped grounds. All of our retreats are fully catered with accommodation being in single, twin, double or family rooms; some of which are en-suite. The College is a Visit Scotland accredited 3 star Guest House  Facilities at the college include a library, common room and community art studio as well as the cathedral itself.

To download a leaflet with details of the 2017 Open Programme click here

For details of the Friends’ Bursary Fund, which provides assistance to those who need it in order to take part in events on this programme, please click here

To learn more about a specific retreat please click on the appropriate link below

Cohen & Chisholm – a keyboard duo

Wednesday 15 – Friday 18 August

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Iconography Workshop

21-25 August 2017

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Lord, teach us to pray

19-22 September 2017

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Coming Home to God

23 – 26 October 2017

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Empathy. At the heART of compassion.

*** NEW *** 24-26 November

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Waiting in Hope

1-3 December 2017

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