Contemplative Sites

The following websites have excellent information and resources on Centering Prayer and Christian contemplative practice.

Br. David Steindl-Rast

Centre for Action & Contemplation

Contemplative Outreach

Cynthia Bourgeault Websites:
   Cynthia Bourgeault

   Contemplative Society

   North East Wisdom

   Wisdom Way of Knowing

James Finley

Omega Center

Sounds True

Spirituality and Practice

Worldwide Community for Christian Meditation - UK

Worldwide Community for Christian Meditation - NZ

Venues/Retreat Centres

These organisations either regularly host contemplative retreats, or would be suitable venues for retreats to be held.

St Isaac's Retreat Centre - Northland

St Isaac's doesn't have a website but information about this retreat centre is on our website here

Bella Rakha Retreat Centre and Creative Venue - Auckland

Mercy Spirituality Centre -Auckland

St Francis Retreat Centre - Auckland

Vaughan Park Retreat Centre - Auckland

Houchen Retreat House - Hamilton

Tyburn Monastery - Rotorua

74 Dods Rd, Waikite Valley 3077, Ph 07 333 2378

Southern Star Abbey - Central Hawkes Bay

Jerusalem - Whanganui

The Home of Compassion - Wellington