Welcome to the official website of the Divine Retreat Centre, UK
This website is our effort to keep in touch with our beloved retreatants and anyone in need of the Lord’s comforting touch. As you glance through the pages of our site, we hope that it is not only informative but also provides a spiritual experience for you. Let it always be etched into your hearts that Divine remembers and prays for you and your family every day.
May God’s grace be with you.
Fr George Panackal VC (Director)
Fr Joseph Edattu VC (Assistant Director)
"In the beginning was the Word. And the Word was with God and the Word was God; All things were made through him and without him nothing came to be." (John 1:1-3)
The human intellect has the capacity to absorb the knowledge of the world. But spiritual faith is beyond human ...
Jesus had been ministering to great crowds. Everything was going smoothly until Jesus called aside His disciples and instructed them to get the boat ready to go to the other side of the sea. The Lord left the crowds after a long day of ministry and and joined the disciples; ...
Prayer becomes powerful when it is accompanied by fasting. Jesus did it very often. Before beginning His public ministry, the Lord fasted for forty days. Being God, if Jesus found time to fast and for that long, this clearly shows us the importance of fasting.
Why should we fast and pray?
Worship the LORD your God, and his blessing will be on your food and water. I will take away sickness from among you, Exodus 23:25
Today, we pray for Workers and the Unemployed: That all workers may receive respect and protection of their rights, and that the unemployed may receive the opportunity to contribute to the common good. ...Our Father... ...Hail Mary... ...Glory be...
The retreat commences on Monday at 9.00am and finishes on Thursday at around 4.00pm. You are most welcome to come on Sunday evening rather than Monday morning to suit your convenience.
When you come please remember to carry the following items:
· Ben linen (Pillow covers and Duvet covers)
· Towel and Toiletries
· Bible, Rosary and Notebook
Residential Retreats begin at Friday 8:30 am and ends at Sunday 5 pm.
For the residential retreats, all retreatants are requested to bring their own Bed linen, Towel and Toiletries.
Retreats for children and bible nursery for tiny tots are held simultaneously along with the weekly retreats.
We prayerfully look forward to your ...
The retreat commences on Friday at 8:30am and finishes on Sunday at around 4:30pm. You are most welcome to come on Thursday evening rather than Friday morning to suit your convenience. The three days focus on different aspects: the first day is about God’s Love and forgiveness; the second, on inner ...