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2017 Oblate News

 

Dec 2017

 

The weekday retreat at Douai from 5th to 7th was led by Gervase. It was well attended, with 13 Oblates.

On Tuesday 5th Nicholas Anderson became an Oblate Novice after Compline

On Wednesday 6th David Morton and Peter Brander made oblation after Vespers

 

Below is the group photo

oblate retreat dec 17

 

Nov 2017

 

The weekend retreat at Douai from 10th to 12th was led by Gervase. It was well attended, with 18 Oblates and 1 person considering becoming an oblate.

 

Below is the group photo

oblate rtrt nov 17



Sept 2017

 

The weekday retreat at Douai from 26th to 28th was attended by 16 Oblates

Below is the group photo

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The weekend retreat at Douai was attended by 10 Oblates, and was led by Gervase.

Three oblates went to visit Barbara Stoker who arrived home from hospital on Friday.       She was in good spirits and pleased to see us.

The first group photo shows 

Back row L/R:   Joy Nye, BarbaraPriest, Gervase, Neil Sanyai, Nigel Spencer, Klara Brunnhuber. 

Front row seated L/R:  Victoria Hummell, Madelaine Lee, Pam Grimley and Monica Wilson.

 


The second photo shows Brendan Grimley instead of Joy Nye,on the back row.

 

 



May 2017

The weekend retreat at Douai from 5th to 7th May was attended by 16 Oblates

Below is the group photo

 



Apr 2017

 

The weekday retreat at Douai from 4th to 6th April was well attended by Oblates

 

Below is the group photo